Call for Applications to 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellows Program

Call for Applications to 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellows Program

Date: January 04, 2019

Asia Global Institute at The University of Hong Kong is now accepting applications for its 2019 AsiaGlobal Fellows Program, an inter-disciplinary and intensive leadership development initiative designed for mid-career professionals from around the world. The 13-week residential program in Hong Kong will run from August 19 to November 15, 2019.

We are seeking outstanding individuals who have demonstrated strong leadership potential and are up-and-coming influencers in politics, policy-making, business or civil society. The program aims to nurture future leaders, who share a common career interest in policy, with a deeper understanding of global issues from Asian perspectives. It will have an emphasis on China-related matters. Program costs such as on-campus accommodation, monthly stipends, study trip expenses are covered by the institute.

Applications are accepted until January 31, 2019. More details about the program, criteria for the selection of candidates, and key elements of the curriculum can be found here.

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Explore the AsiaGlobal Fellows Experience


Program Highlights 

In addition to partaking in study trips, company visits, lectures and leadership skills training sessions led by professors and practitioners, AsiaGlobal Fellows will have access to global thinkers and leaders via the network of Asia Global Institute. There are also ample opportunities for the fellows to share knowledge and expertise through different platforms on and beyond the HKU campus. Each fellow is required to work on a research topic during the period and personalized guidance will be provided. 

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AsiaGlobal Fellows Community

Since its start in 2017, the program has attracted high-calibre professionals representing 20 different countries. They are actively immersed in the AsiaGlobal Fellows community and maintain close connections with Asia Global Institute. 

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