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Feb10

CFHI Thomas Hall Scholars Program

The CFHI Thomas Hall Scholars Program will award two $1500 scholarships to rising leaders in global health who are dedicated to health equity, recognize the power of education and capacity building, and are bold in the desire to challenge the status quo. The scholarship is open to both undergraduate and graduate/professional students

Jan31

Tokyo Tech Summer Program

Tokyo Institute of Technology is offering two Summer 2017 Programs: a 4-week Program offering intensive courses in Environment & Energy and Engineering Design for undergraduate students and a 10-week Research-oriented Program for undergraduate/graduate students to pursue individual research projects under the supervision of Tokyo Tech’s faculty.

Dec2

Open Doors: US surpasses 1 million international students

More than one million international students studied in the United States in 2015/16, a 7% increase on last year’s enrollments, according to the latest Open Doors report published by the Institute of International Education. International students now account for 5% of the total student population at US institutions.

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Global Opportunities

  • Jan31

    2017 Boren Awards

    Boren Awards fund U.S. undergraduate and graduate language study and research abroad in world regions critical to U.S. national interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East). The Boren Scholarships provide up to $20,000 for undergraduate students for language-focused study abroad and up to $30,000 for graduate students to fund language study, graduate-level research, and academic internships abroad.

  • Dec12

    James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program

    The James C. Gaither Junior Fellows Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International peace is a private, nonprofit educational organization in Washington dedicated to advancing cooperation between nations and promoting active international engagement by the United States. Through research, publishing, convening, and on occasion, creating new institutions and international networks, the Endowment associates shape fresh policy approaches.

Brown Global Voices

Brown in the World

  • Undergraduate Study Abroad Students by Region

    470+ Undergraduate Study Abroad Students by Region

    Western Europe295
    Latin America59
    Asia23
    Multiple Countries35
    Africa12
    Oceania20
    Eastern Europe11
    Middle East8

    (Source: Office of International Programs)

  • Undergraduate Research & Internships Abroad by Region

    240 Undergraduate Research & Internships Abroad by Region

    Europe76
    Asia104
    South America21
    Africa20
    Oceania2
    North America17

    (Sources: Dean of the College, CareerLAB/Brown Connect)

  • Alumni Abroad By Region

    6800+ Alumni Abroad By Region

    Asia3000
    Europe2297
    North America949
    South America245
    Oceania182
    Africa183

    (Source: Alumni Relations)

  • Faculty Conducting Research Abroad by Region

    510+ Faculty Conducting Research Abroad by Region

    Europe216
    Asia143
    Africa70
    North America67
    South America40
    Oceania19
    Antarctica2

    (Office of the Dean of the Faculty, Researchers@Brown)

The World at Brown

  • Citizenship of International Students at Brown by Region

    1500+ Citizenship of International Students at Brown by Region

    East Asia611
    Western Europe223
    South Asia166
    Canada130
    South East Asia85
    Middle East84
    South America79
    Eastern Europe59
    Africa50
    Mexico and Central America28
    Australia & Oceania19
    Central Asia24
    Caribbean5
    Unknown24

    (Office of Institutional Research)

  • Concentrations with International Focus

    850+ Concentrations with International Focus

    Economics150
    Political Science87
    Public Health67
    International Relations59
    English52
    Health & Human Biology51
    Environmental Studies32
    Literary Arts29
    Modern Culture & Media29
    Classics25
    Comparative Literature21
    Public Policy & American Inst.21
    Anthropology20
    Music19
    Philosophy19
    Africana Studies16
    East Asian Studies16
    Ethnic Studies15
    Development Studies14
    American Studies13
    Sociology12
    Middle East Studies10
    German Studies9
    Latin American & Carib. Stud.9
    Geological Sciences8
    Portuguese & Brazilian Studies8
    Religious Studies8
    French Studies6
    Hispanic Studies6
    Linguistics6
    Slavic Languages6
    Archaeology5
    Italian Studies4
    Gender & Sexuality3
    Egyptology & Ancient West Asia Stud.2
    Judaic Studies1
    South Asian Studies1

    (Source: Office of Institutional Research)

  • Language Course Enrollments

    1980+ Language Course Enrollments

    Spanish422
    French387
    Chinese226
    German161
    Arabic156
    Russian133
    Japanese132
    American Sign Language79
    Korean73
    Italian67
    Portuguese57
    Hindi-Urdu39
    Persian17
    Haitian-Creole13
    Modern Greek13
    Czech6
    Swedish2

    (Source: Office of Institutional Research)

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