U.S. Department of State — YSEALI Academic Fellows


The Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) is a program of the U.S. government to support bright young leaders ages 18-35 in the ASEAN countries. The YSEALI Academic Fellowships offer support to participate in a five-week institute on the campus of a U.S. university or college in one of the following topics: civil engagement; environmental issues; or social entrepreneurship and economic development. The fellowships include leadership development, an educational study tour, local community service activities, and opportunities to engage with peers in the USA. Applications are invited from current undergraduate or graduate students — as well as recent graduates — in Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Application deadlines vary by country, with a deadline on 12 May for Indonesia; 14 May for Thailand; 18 May for Brunei; 21 May for Cambodia; 22 May for Vietnam; 28 May for Philippines; 31 May for Myanmar; etc. The deadlines are indicated on the country pages for YSEALI at the U.S. embassies.  Link

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