Links

::A GENERAL INFO GUIDE::

BBC World News: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world/
CIA World Factbook: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/
Learn A Foreign Language: http://www.innovativelanguage.com/
Learn Japanese with Alex and Beb: http://learnjapanesepod.com/
U.S. Department Travel Info: http://www.travel.state.gov

::ECONOMY::

Currency Exchange Rate: http://www.oanda.com/converter/classic
The Economist: http://www.economist.com/
FAFSA: http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

::ELECTRONICS::

World Electronic Guide: http://www.kropla.com/electric2.htm

::EMBASSIES/CONSULATES::

Japanese Consulate in Los Angeles: http://www.la.us.emb-japan.go.jp
Japanese Consulate in San Francisco: http://www.cgjsf.org/
U.S. Embassy in Tokyo: http://japan.usembassy.gov/

::EMERGENCIES::

Arrests: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/emergencies/arrest.html
Deaths: http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/english/statistics/deaths.html
Financial emergencies or destitution: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/emergencies/financial-assistance.html
Finding a hospital or doctor abroad: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/go/health.html
Missing persons: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/emergencies/missing.html
Passport replacement: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/emergencies/lost-or-stolen-passports-abroad.html
Victims of crime: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/emergencies/victims.html

::HEALTH::

IAMAT: http://www.iamat.org/
Centers for Disease and Control: http://www.cdc.gov/travel/default.aspx
Medical Information for Americans Abroad: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/go/health.html

::MISCELLANEOUS::

Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs: http://exchanges.state.gov/
Tips for Students Abroad: http://studentsabroad.state.gov
Travel Warnings: http://travel.state.gov/content/passports/english/alertswarnings.html
US Customs Border Protection: http://www.cbp.gov/xp/cgov/travel/vacation/kbyg/

::SCHOLARSHIPS::

Boren: http://www.borenawards.org/
Bridging: http://www.aatj.org/studyabroad/scholarships
Erasmus: http://eacea.ec.europa.eu/erasmus_mundus/results_compendia/selected_projects_action_1_master_courses_en.php
Fulbright: http://eca.state.gov/fulbright/about-fulbright
Gilman: http://www.iie.org/programs/gilman-scholarship-program
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Humanities: http://www.hacu.net/hacu/Scholarships.asp

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