Category Archives: International Scholarships

Top 10 International Education Predictions for 2017






ACA Is Here To Stay (in substance, at least) With the relentless drumbeat from President-Elect Trump to repeal the Affordable Care Act throughout our election season, and the newly-formed Republican-controlled Congress already putting in place a plan to repeal the … Continue reading






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Top 10 International Education Predictions for 2015

The new year is here, and we are excited for what it has in stored. Here are the top 10 international education predictions for 2015 – read on and let us know what you think: 1. International Student Numbers in … Continue reading

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A Look At The Open Doors Report – What the Numbers Reveal

Though some may have doubted it, the data proves otherwise: the United States is still the number 1 place for students studying abroad. Late last month, the Institute of International Education released findings which show no signs of a slowdown … Continue reading

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New NAFSA Data Reveals International Student, Advisor Disconnect






Thanks to new survey data that made its debut at the recent NAFSA conference there was something more concrete for the assembled academics to talk about than usual. The new data gave clear form to the motivations behind international student … Continue reading






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Tax Information for International Students and Scholars






All international students and scholars (F1 and J1 visa holders), as well as their dependents (F2 and J2 visa holders), are required to file their taxes with the U.S. federal government, no matter whether they’ve earned income during the tax … Continue reading






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A Look at International Financial Aid for 2014






With the start of the new year, you may be wondering what’s in stored for us when it comes to international financial aid for 2014. We asked ourselves the same question. Tuition Taking a look back at 2013 and beyond, … Continue reading






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Home Government Scholarships and It’s Impact on a Long-Term International Student Strategy






Home government scholarships are changing our international student demographics as we visibly saw in last month’s Open Doors Report. If you take the main driver away – China, who is the #1 sender of students to the US (with a … Continue reading






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Open Doors Report 2013: Summary and Remarks






I was recently at a session at the NAFSA V/VI biregional and the presenter made the comment, “the US may not always be the #1 study abroad destination in the world.” When someone responded with Socratic questioning, “what led you … Continue reading






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Funding Your Education in the USA Infographic Now Available






International Student Loan just released their Funding Your Education in the USA infographic that is designed to help international students understand their financing options. 63% of international students reported that they primarily rely on personal or family support to fund … Continue reading






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Long Live the King – And Scholarships






Mark Rentz’s piece on Keys to the Kingdom, which detailed the importance of the King Abdullah Scholarship Program, couldn’t have come at a more pressing time. Saudi Arabia has been an important sender of students around the world, and only … Continue reading






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