Exchange Opportunities for Malaysians!

Applications are now being accepted for the following programs, funded by the Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State:

The YSEALI Professional Fellows Program is now accepting applications!
The wait is over! Apply now for the YSEALI Professional Fellows Program (PFP)! We are currently accepting applications from emerging leaders (age 25-35) to participate in the Spring 2022 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative PFP and gain first-hand experiences working directly with a U.S. organization. Visit TODAY!

Applications close on November 15, 2021

YSEALI Academic Fellows Program provides groups of young leaders ages 18-25 with a deeper understanding of the United States and a particular theme (Civic Engagement, Environmental Issues, and Social Entrepreneurship and Economic Development), while simultaneously enhancing their leadership skills, via placements at an American college or university.
Jom apply TODAY!

Applications close on November 8, 2021


Be a leading voice for positive social change with the Community Solutions Program (CSP)! #CSP2022Apply now to connect with other emerging community leaders and collaborate with American NGOs to achieve sustainable economic, social, political, and environmental development:  CSP provides international community leaders (age 25-38), with a four-month professional development experience in the United States that includes a 35-hour per week practicum at a U.S. host organization and a 10-hour per week leadership development course.

Closes: October 27, 2021

The Fulbright Program offers international educational and cultural exchange programs for passionate and accomplished students, scholars, artists, teachers, and professionals of all backgrounds to study, teach or pursue important research.

Accepting applications now:
Fulbright Scholar – Closes November 16, 2021
Fulbright Professional Exchange – Closes November 16, 2021
Fulbright US-ASEAN Visiting Scholar – Closes December 3, 2021

YSEALI Regional Workshops (all year-round)
YSEALI Regional Workshops provide networking, mentoring, hands-on training, and the tools necessary to lead communities in addressing economic, environmental, educational, and civic engagement issues. In 2022, the U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur will be hosting a workshop entitled, ‘Enhancing Digital Connectivity for All’ in Kuching, Sarawak, for one hundred youth leaders from ASEAN and Timor-Leste. This workshop will bring together key stakeholders, digital change makers, advocates, and community leaders to share expertise, infrastructures, and resources to build a cohesive ASEAN network to facilitate efforts towards designing a functional digital connectivity framework and enhancing digital access among communities.

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