Study Abroad

Ever dream about studying abroad...but then thought it would be too expensive or the time commitment too long? Think again! The University of Hawai'i Community Colleges offers a variety of options to study overseas, from a 9-day homestay to a 3-year program, and most are partially- or fully-funded!

The value of studying abroad cannot be underestimated. In addition to making life-long friends and lasting memories, studying abroad can help you gain foreign language skills and cross-cultural competence, and demonstrate initiative and adaptability, giving you a career advantage!

For details of our international scholarships and programs, click on the scholarship or program of interest below. All eligible UH Community College students are encouraged to apply. Applications will be accepted beginning on December 1, 2014.

Hakuoh University International Study Tour (deadline: March 2, 2015 at 4:00pm HST)
12-day summer homestay in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan
Apply Here

Aichi University Exchange Program (deadline: March 2, 2015 at 4:00pm HST)
One semester or one year student exchange program in Aichi, Japan
Apply Here

Honda Scholarship for International Study (deadline: March 2, 2015 at 4:00pm HST)
$2,000 - $8,000 in financial assistance to study anywhere in the world
Apply Here

Monbukagakusho Scholarship (deadline: April 25, 2015 at 4:00pm HST)
One year of intensive Japanese language study followed by two years at a Senshu-gakko (specialized training college) in Japan
Apply Here

For questions, please contact Colleen Bird, Community Colleges & International Education Manager, at 808.956.3855 or

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