YSEALI connects leaders from across the region, and offers an array of resources, online networking opportunities, and professional trainings.The web-based platform encourages young people to collaborate on tackling issues of shared concern, providing them with an avenue to further their own development through courses on leadership, entrepreneurship, and professional skills.The closest MBTA trolley stop is the Brookline Village stop on the D (Green) line.
Fellows are embedded in a government office in their home country for one year to work on a variety of tasks to increase their understanding of the governance and policy process.
The program also trains participants to develop strong leadership skills and awareness of ASEAN goals and objectives.
The YSEALI website, Facebook, and Twitter accounts regularly update network members about upcoming events, courses, resources, and opportunities.
Science, Technology, and Entrepreneurship Through the ASEAN-U. Science and Technology Fellows Program, the United States and ASEAN are developing a cadre of young science leaders that can effectively influence the policymaking process at national and regional levels.
Upon returning home at the conclusion of their program, these Fellows will connect with their peers across the region through larger YSEALI and U. international exchange program alumni networks to build on their U. experiences and address challenges and create new opportunities in their home communities.
Beyond the Fellowship program, YSEALI offers a broad set of workshops, funding opportunities, in-country activities, and virtual engagement designed to support the goals and aspirations of young ASEAN leaders.
YSEALI Generation Regional Workshops are being planned this year in Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand, and will focus on developing young leaders’ professional skills and understanding of the environment, entrepreneurship, and civic engagement.
More information on YSEALI Generation Regional Workshops can be found here.
During round one of the grant competition, 43 organizations competed to receive funding and 17 winners received support to implement their projects.
The next competition is currently open and features a per-team maximum award of ,000. YSEALI Network and Virtual Engagement: 35,000 Strong Since the launch of YSEALI in December 2013, nearly 35,000 young people from ASEAN have become members of the virtual YSEALI Network.
Other key YSEALI components include: YSEALI Generation: Regional Workshops YSEALI Generation Regional Workshops cultivate a regional network for ASEAN youth to collaborate on solving common challenges and developing new opportunities.