National Fellowships

Asia Pacific Leadership Program

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Final Deadline: December 1, 2016 Early Application Deadline
Final Deadline: March 1, 2017 Final Deadline

Established by the U.S. Congress in 1960, the East-West Center features a 21-acre residential campus in Honolulu and serves as a resource for information and analysis on critical issues by bringing people together to exchange views, build expertise, and develop policy options. The Asia Pacific Leadership Program (APLP) is a signature fellowship of the Center. The program links advanced and interdisciplinary analysis of emergent regional issues with experiential leadership learning and consists of 4.5 months of intensive graduate-level study in Honolulu, followed by a highly flexible 4.5 month practicum. Each APLP cohort typically includes 30 fellows that range in age from 25 to 40 years, and represent diverse professional backgrounds and nationalities. APLP alumni come from more than 50 countries.
Asia Pacific Leadership Program, East-West Center, 1601 East-West Rd, Honolulu, HI 96848, Phone +1 808 944 7744, Email