The East-West Center Association (EWCA) is an international network of professionals who have a past affiliation with the East-West Center. There are no membership fees or other requirements to participate in the EWCA.
EWCA Announcements and News
January 15-17, 2016
Join international colleagues ♦ Make new professional contacts ♦ Renew acquaintances ♦ Update your knowledge of the region ♦ Discover the Philippines at the EWC/EWCA International Conference next January.
Check the conference website periodically for more updated information.
The EWC/EWCA will be presenting several awards at the January 2016 Conference in Manila.
Distinguished Alumni Award - honors former East-West Center participants for exceptional accomplishments in their professions and contributions to East-West relations and understanding.
Outstanding Volunteer Award - recognizes outstanding alumni volunteers who have provided significant contributions to the programs and activities of the East-West Center Association.
Outstanding Chapter Award - recognizes outstanding EWCA Chapters who have provided significant contributions to the goals and programs of East-West Center Association.
21st Century Outstanding Service Award - this newly established EWCA award recognizes East-West Center participants whose initial involvement in an EWC program was since 2000 and has provided outstanding service to the community. The first recipient will be presented this award at the 2016 International Conference in Manila.
The deadline for receipt of nominations is September 30, 2015. If you are interested in submitting a nomination, be sure to submit the necessary documentation to email@example.com prior to the deadline.
Nepal Earthquake Relief
The EWCA Nepal Chapter held an Executive Committee Meeting on May 4, 2015 and suggested that donations towards rescue relief and rehabilitation of the earthquake devastated victims should be made to the EWCA Nepal Chapter’s account. The deposited amount will later be presented to the Prime Minister Relief Fund by the Chapter.
2015 East-West Center Association/EWCA Hawaii Chapter Travel Grant Recipients
The East-West Center Association (EWCA) and the EWCA Hawaii Chapter each year offer several summer travel grants ($500 each) to current EWC students. Click here to see the 2015 recipients.
East-West Center Association Alumni Scholars for 2014-2015
EWCA Alumni Scholars shown here with Dr. Ned Shultz, EWCA President, participated in the May Ho’opuka Ceremony, a celebration honoring the students completing their awards with the East-West Center. Click here to see the EWCA Scholarship recipients for 2014-2015.
Honor Someone … Assist Someone … Both with One Donation. Honor an East-West Center person who made a difference in your life by making a $100 donation to the East-West Center Wall of Honor in that person’s name. Honoree contributions go directly into the Alumni Endowment Fund for Student Scholarships so you can honor someone and help a new student embark on an EWC experience at the same time. Click here for more details.
Check out the EWCA Blog to get news and updates from EWC alumni around the world.
The East-West Center Community is EWCA's online community. Use it to update your contact information, network with other alumni, or set-up a forwarding email for yourself.
Be sure to take advantage of the East-West Center Association's online networks which keep Alumni, Associates and Friends of the East-West Center communicating with each other. Join any or all of the online networks today!
EWCA Alumni Facebook Page (open to everyone)
EWCA Alumni and Community LinkedIn Group (open to EWCA Alumni and Associates only)
East-West Center Community
East-West Center Community (open to EWCA Alumni and Associates only)
EWC Twitter Account (open to everyone)
EWC Associates Office - 1601 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96848-1601, USA
Phone: (808) 944-7506 - Fax: (808) 944-7376 - Email: alumni@EastWestCenter.org