Archive for March, 2014

Five Tips to Apply for the Bridging Scholarship

March 28, 2014 – 

The deadline for the next Bridging Foundation Scholarships is coming up on 8 April 2014! We want to share some tips for a successful application, to tell you what we love to see in your applications. For more information, and … » READ MORE

Three Years Later: Reflections on the 3/11/11 Disaster

March 11, 2014 – 

On March 11, 2011, three years ago today, Japan was devastated by the Great East Japan Earthquake and the subsequent Triple Disaster. The years since this horrific disaster have brought out stories of both tragedy and of resilience, and the … » READ MORE

Living & Working in Japan: What Our Alumni Have to Say

March 7, 2014 – 

Joelle Metcalfe studied abroad as a Bridging Scholar at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto during the 2009-2010 year. She has written a guest blog post talking about her time in Japan, her professional and linguistic development, and how the Bridging Scholarship » READ MORE