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Apply for the YSEALI Academic Fellowship Fall 2024 in the United States(Fully-funded for youth from Southeast Asia)

Apply for the YSEALI Academic Fellowship Fall 2024 in the United States(Fully-funded for youth from Southeast Asia)

Are you a young leader eager to broaden your horizons, enhance your leadership skills, and delve into critical global issues? Look no further than the YSEALI Academic Fellowship Fall 2024 in the United States. This intensive short-term academic program offers a unique opportunity for young leaders from Southeast Asia to immerse themselves in American culture, gain a deeper understanding of key themes, and foster connections with like-minded individuals.

Program Overview:

The YSEALI Academic Fellowship is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive exploration of the United States, focusing on one of three themes: Civic Engagement, Environmental Issues, and Social Entrepreneurship and Economic Development. Over the course of five weeks, fellows will engage in a variety of activities including seminar discussions, readings, group presentations, and lectures. This multifaceted approach ensures a rich and dynamic learning experience that combines theoretical knowledge with practical application.

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for the YSEALI Academic Fellowship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  1. Age: Between 18 and 25 at the time of application.
  2. Citizenship: Citizens of Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Leste, or Vietnam are eligible to apply.
  3. Residency: Applicants must be residents of one of the aforementioned countries.
  4. Citizenship Status: Applicants must not be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.
  5. Education: Full-time undergraduate or graduate students, or individuals who have graduated less than five years ago from an institution of higher learning.
  6. English Proficiency: Proficient in English, capable of reading, writing, and speaking in a U.S. university classroom setting. No TOEFL, IELTS, or other test scores are required; English language proficiency is evaluated through the application form and interviews with YSEALI program staff.

Application Process:

Interested candidates can learn more about the YSEALI Academic Fellowship Fall 2024 and access the application form by visiting this link for country specific information. The deadline for applications is April 18, 2024. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to expand your knowledge, sharpen your skills, and connect with fellow young leaders from across Southeast Asia. Apply now and embark on a transformative journey with the YSEALI Academic Fellowship.