Fellowships for 2009-2010
Asia Pacific Leadership Program
New Fellowships Available
Center is pleased to
announce new fellowships for the Asia Pacific Leadership Program for
2009-10. Entering its eight year, the Asia Paciﬁc Leadership Program (APLP)
is the center of excellence for leadership education in the Asia Paciﬁc
region. The APLP is a graduate certiﬁcate program combining the development
of regional expertise with the enhancement of individual leadership
capacity. Based at the East-West Center in Honolulu,
Hawaii, the program has
created a network of dynamic leaders in 48 countries who are helping to
build a peaceful, prosperous and just Asia Paciﬁc community. All
participants receive an APLP Entrance Fellowship valued at approximately
The Asia Pacific Leadership Program seeks outstanding individuals with proven
leadership experience or high leadership potential from across the Asia
Pacific region, North America and beyond.
All participants have at least a Bachelors degree with the majority having
graduate degrees as well. At least 20 countries are represented in each
cohort. APLP Fellows come together from all walks of life, including
areas as diverse as government, business, NGOs, health sciences, media,
monastic orders, and education.
APLP participants will gain broad regional perspectives, become knowledgeable
about the critical challenges facing the Asia Pacific region, and be
trained to exercise leadership and promote cooperation. The APLP
empowers leaders with the knowledge, skills, experiences, and supportive
community needed to successfully navigate personal and regional change in
the 21st century.
Recruitment for 2009-10 is open. Places are limited.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
December 1, 2008
Application Forms and Fellowships
information about the Asia Paciﬁc Leadership Program, as well as
application forms and fellowship opportunities, please visit our website
at: www.eastwestcenter. org/aplp or email: aplp@eastwestcenter .org.
The application deadline is December 1, 2008. Fellowships begin in August 2009.
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is an education and research organization established by the U.S. Congress
in 1960 to promote better relations and understanding among the peoples and
nations of Asia, the Pacific and the United States through
cooperative research, education, and dialogue on critical issues of common
concern. Funding for the Center comes from the U.S. government, with
additional support provided by private agencies, individuals, foundations,
corporations, and the governments of the region