Official Announcement

The 2018 YSEALI Civic Engagement

Fellows Program for Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam



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U.S. Exchange Opportunity for Civic Engagement Fellow Program, Ages 25-35

Cooperation Committee for Cambodia (CCC), together with the Mansfield Center of the University of Montana, sponsored by U.S. Embassy, is seeking emerging leaders that engaging in civic work for exchange program involving over five-weeks in the U.S. This Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Civic Engagement Fellows Program has an emphasis on women’s empowerment, and it is designed to promote mutual understanding, enhance leadership and professional skills, and build sustainable partnerships between emerging leaders from foreign countries and the U.S.

16 successful applicants from Southeast Asia will participate in the 1th round

Travels to the U.S. around: April 27 – June 3, 2018*

(*the 2nd round will travel in October 12- November 18, 2018, and will be re-announced in February 1, 2018)

Program Full Funding  

The U.S. government will cover all participant costs, including international travel; travel and ground transportation in the U.S.; meals; lodging; and cultural allowances. You may be expected to host U.S. participants at your place of work, and the program. The Americans will be at no expense to you or your organization. 

The recruitment period

Deadline: 15 November 2017

Applicants must be interested in learning to improve skills, networking and partnership.  For more information, please contact Mr. CHEN Sochoeun, email: Tel: 012 904 554 or access to CCC website:

To learn more about the program, please click link below to see video,,

Cooperation Committee for Cambodia (CCC)

Address: #9-11, Street 476, Toul Tompoung 1, Chamkamorn, PO Box 885, Phnom Penh, Cambodia ;;