Kia Ora! It's been a week since I arrived in New Zealand. It still feels like a dream but this is it. The long wait, the long queue, and the long air travel were all worth it. I am now officially starting my new journey here. So where do we start from here? 1. Make... Continue Reading →
NZAS #5: From Benguet State University To The University of Auckland!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G1q1HZLQ528 Kia Ora! I have mixed emotions as my journey to NZ will truly begin soon. I feel sad to leave a handful of dear people in my country but at the same time I also feel excited to meet new people and study in the highest-ranked university in New Zealand. I still cannot believe... Continue Reading →
NZAS #4: How To Send Passport & Handling Fee By Post?
Some applicants are required to provide their passport even if they applied for New Zealand visa online. If you need to provide your passport, you would have been advised of this on the ‘Thank you’ page when you submitted your Immigration ONLINE visa application. If you are not sure if you need to provide your passport,... Continue Reading →
NZAS #3: How I Applied for a New Zealand Student Visa Online
To be able to study in New Zealand for more than a year, I know I need to apply for a student visa. However, I live far from Cebu and Manila and I am also working on weekdays. Through a little bit of research, I know it can be done by myself (DIY). Thanks to the... Continue Reading →
Full-time Scholarship: The Schwarzman Scholar
If you're looking for a full-time scholarship, you may want to consider this. DEADLINE: September 28, 11:59 PM, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). According to its website, the Schwarzman Scholarship does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, veteran status, or disability unrelated... Continue Reading →
NZAS #2 |New Zealand ASEAN Scholarship Award: My Unexpected Surprise!
Act without Expectations Inspired by Daily Prompt: Expectation While most couples expect to receive surprises from their loved ones on Valentine's Day, I never truly expect that the my mailbox would surprise me with the Scholarship Letter of Offer on February 14! It is sure a great surprise! From now on, I am very much inspired to share about my NZAS milestones in... Continue Reading →
The Hidden Discipline in ‘Waiting’
This post is inspired by Daily Prompt: Overwhelming. Waiting is hard. We wait in grocery lines, in traffic, in the doctor's office. We twiddle our thumbs, stifle our yawns, and fret inwardly in frustration. On another level, we WAIT FOR A LETTER that doesn't come, for a prodigal child to return, or for a spouse... Continue Reading →
Study Abroad: Jeanne Sauve Public Leadership Program
The Jeanne Sauvé Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2017-19 Jeanne Sauvé Public Leadership Program. The Foundation invites bright young change-makers from a wide range of disciplines and sectors from Canada and around to world to take part in a remarkable leadership journey. The Jeanne Sauvé Public Leadership Program represents the beginning of a lifelong... Continue Reading →
IELTS: Take Another Step to Success!
IELTS (International English Language Testing System) is the world’s most popular English language test. It has four components: Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking. Why IELTS? Taking IELTS opens doors – it can help you live, study and work around the world.