The East-West Center is pleased to announce that the four finalists for the United States–South Pacific (USSP) Scholarship Program have been selected.
Finalists and Major Field of Study
Ms. Ada Hildegarde Madleah KETTNER (Vanuatu) BA candidate in Marine Science, UH Hilo
Ms. Pelenatete LEILUA (Samoa) BA candidate in Business Management, UH Hilo
Ms. Geejay Parighii MILLI (Papua New Guinea) MA candidate in Political Science, UH Manoa
Mr. Deveraux Kolosefilo Palemia TALAGI (Niue) MA candidate in Public Administration, UH Manoa
The USSP Scholarship Program received many fine applications this year, and the East-West Center would like to congratulate all four finalists and wish them well as they begin their studies in the United States in August 2013.
The next round of competition will be open beginning in summer of 2013 for new USSP scholarships that will begin in August 2014.
If you are considering applying for the USSP scholarship, you may be interested in viewing last year's scholarship announcement, application form, and required supporting documents in the links below for reference purposes only.
FOR REFERENCE ONLY - INFORMATION AND FORMS
All application documents contained in the application packet may be found here: