What is the National Parliamentary Fellowships Program The National Parliamentary Fellowships Program (NPFP) is offered by the Australian National University (ANU) in conjunction with Japan Center for International Exchange (JCIE) that allows up to two fellows to participate in a three month foreign policy- focused research stay in Tokyo, Japan.   What does the fellowship involve Fellows…

  Source: Wikicommons (Sarah an Australian volunteer in India) Thousands of young Australians pack their bags and head to India every year with the intention of doing a volunteer project. Given the diversity of projects, organisations and opportunities that exist, being able to choose where to spend your time becomes increasingly important. Asia Options has put…

  India has always been on my bucket list to go to. I have not had any opportunities to go to India until I saw IndoGenius’ program, ‘Reimagining India’. IndoGenius is a group based in India that do study tours around India. Hosting students from America, UK and Australia, IndoGenius’ mission is to ‘increase the…

When it comes to scholarships for Australian Students, the New Colombo Plan (NCP) is the all-inclusive Indo-Pacific, Asian experience. We’ve heard from many scholars about their transformative study and work stories in the region, but where are they now? Coming back home after a whirlwind exchange or international internship is arguably the hardest part of…

So you’ve begun your Korean journey? Use it or lose it! After a year studying Korean at an intensive hakwon (private institute) in Gangnam and a year on exchange at universities in Seoul (Chung Ang University) and Daejeon (KAIST), I was impressed with my own progress and quickly picked up the language. But a year…