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

2016 EWC/EWCA International Conference in Manila

Photo:  Gab Malvar

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.


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



L to R:  Matthew Kelty (USA), Yi-Chieh Lai (Taiwan),
Ned Shultz (EWCA President), Alex Holowicki (USA)


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



L to R: Yuki Asahina (Japan), Yilong Liu (China),
Sadie Green (USA), Ned Shultz (EWCA President),
Jonathan Valdez (USA)


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.

East-West Center Wall of Honor



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.


EWCA Alumni Chapter Updates and Activities

Quarterly Report (April 2015)



Check out the EWCA Blog to get news and updates from EWC alumni around the world.


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