Asia Foundation Development Fellowship Program 2023
Deadline: 16 Sep 22
Applications for the 2023 Asia Foundation Development Fellows: Emerging Leadership for Asia’s Future program are now open to provide highly skilled young professionals from Asia with an unparalleled opportunity to strengthen their leadership skills and gain in-depth knowledge of development challenges. Asian reviews.
The one-year career advancement program draws on The Asia Foundation’s extensive 18-country network and deep expertise working with innovative leaders and communities across the region. The program is designed to be a multi-faceted experience, involving intensive learning modules – short courses, lectures and study tours in Asia and the United States – to improve leadership skills, knowledge about the Asian development, professional networks and international exposure.
The Asia Foundation Development Fellows program is not a full-time scholarship. Fellows will typically remain in their profession throughout the fellowship year while participating in program modules. The program requires participants to travel for two 2-week in-person modules. The program is fully funded at no cost to participants.
The Asia Foundation Development Fellows program includes the following:
- Spring 2023: Leadership Training Program and Study Tour
- Future of Asia Leadership Forum (Asia)
- Fall 2023: Leadership Dialogue and Exchange Program
- Professional Development Award
- Executive Coaching and Mentoring
An award of up to US$5,000 will be made available to each selected scholarship recipient. This cash scholarship will allow scholars to design individualized plans to deepen their leadership skills and relevant work experience in areas particularly important to their career growth. Each scholarship holder will be asked to develop a personalized one-year work plan which may involve areas such as enrollment in specialized training programs or short courses, language studies, travel to attend forums or key regional workshops, or engagement in a range of other enrichment activities. Activities.
Asia Foundation Development Fellows must:
For more information, visit https://asiafoundation.org/what-we-do/asia-foundation-development-fellows/