lundi 18 août 2014

Short-term scholarships

Every year, many country and company offer a short term scholarships to international student from all over the world. Those programs actually offer an opportunity to all international students to travel for Free. Here I will give you a few examples of those short-term programs:

Pidato Antarabangsa Bahasa Melayu  (PABM)
A PABM is an annual program offered by the Malaysian government to a student who can speak Melayu language. Every country can be represented by one student. The PABM program last eight to 10 days which are divided by two categories. The first 5 days, a speech competition in Malaysian-taught, and rest of the days will be an Homestay.
For more information, please visit the official website of PABM. 

Amani African Youth Peace Fellowship in Thailand
The fellowship offers a 14 days intensive training program for African students, in Thailand. Fellowship covers full or partial sponsoring of airfare, accommodation, foods, local transportation, meditation retreat fee. African nationals must be 18-30 years old at the time of submitting the application and have a good English language proficiency.
More information: click here.

International Youth Festival in Azerbaijan (Novruz)
Novruz is the most favorable Holiday in Azerbaijan which is dedicated to the early spring. INFA (Novruz – International Youth Festival in Azerbaijan) is the annual celebration of Novruz with the 25 guests from all around the world. This project will give you a unique chance to experience different parts of NOVRUZ holiday, such as jumping over bonfires and running through the streets, banging on pots and pans with spoons and knocking on doors with your hats and bags to ask for little presents (sweets and candies) and tasting national cookeries, such as shekerbura, pakhlava, goghal that you have never had before! Another essential part of this festival is a chance to visit the capital of Azerbaijan Baku – the city of centuries. Working language is English.

Language and culture program
Beside of these above mentioned programs, there are also  a lot of opportunity offered to all International students to learn a foreing language and culture for at least (3 months – 1 year). One of them, Darmasiswa, an opportunity to learn Indonesian language and Culture in Indonesia up to 3 months – 1 year.
More information: click here.