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For more information on the upcoming UPA Scholarship Program click here .
UPA's scholarship program provides tuition costs to hundreds of qualified students attending universities in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. With long-term development of Palestine in mind, UPA encourages students in technical fields including engineering, economics, and teaching to apply. Since 1986, UPA’s University Scholarship Program has helped nearly 2,000 qualified students realize their dreams of higher education, providing tuition funds for study at local universities. For the 2010-2011 academic year, UPA awarded scholarships to 136 students, who were awarded between $750 and $1,250 each for the academic year, depending on their financial need and tuition costs.
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In its political coordination, ASPA has embraced positions which are in line with the traditional policies advocated by developing nations in international fora, such as the reform of the United Nations , with greater presence of former " third-world " nations in its decision-making bodies; respect for multilateralism and international law (as opposed to unilateral action ); adoption of a development-oriented agenda at the World Trade Organization ; poverty reduction and the implementation of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals ; nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament ; support to negotiations aiming at the creation of a Palestinian state living side-by-side and in peace with Israel .