The Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) offers scholarships to foreign students to study for a period of one year at designated Japanese universities in order to deepen their understanding of the Japanese language, Japanese affairs, and Japanese culture. The deadline for applications is ongoing.

The Internet Society organizing committee is looking for 25 people under the age 25 who are using the Internet to create opportunities in ways we’ve never thought of.  The candidates are the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs, and game changers. The deadline for applications is 31st of May.

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) invites young people to take part in Green Talents Award 2017. It is an International Forum for High Potential Individuals in Sustainable Development targeted to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. The deadline to apply is 23 May.

Young people from all over the world are welcome to apply for the International Youth Friendship Camp. IYFCamp is a platform camp designed for participants to assemble and meet other young people and to have meaningful experiences by engaging in significant activities. This year’s theme for the event is “The role of the younger generation in making the world a better place”. The camp focuses on international friendship, social awareness, and cultural exchange. The IYFCamp will take place on 21 – 26 August, in Bali, Indonesia. The deadline for all application is 30 June.

Each year, the Rotary Foundation selects up to 100 professionals from around the world to receive fellowships to study at one of the world’s peace centres. Through academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities, the Rotary Peace Centers program develops leaders who become catalysts for peace and conflict prevention and resolution. These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses. Deadline to apply is 31st of May.

Students from all over the world are welcome to apply for The Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program. The program is designed to attract the most promising future leaders from all disciplines and countries to Stanford University. The deadline for submissions is 27 September.

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