Yale World Fellows Program for International Applicants in USA, 2017

Applications are invited for Yale World Fellows program that will run from mid-August to mid-December. Citizens of a country other than the USA are eligible for this fellowship program.

yaleThe mission of Yale World Fellows is to cultivate and empower a network of globally engaged leaders committed to making the world a better place



In order to be eligible fluency in English is required.

Course Level: Fellowship is available for a four-month residential program at Yale University. The 2017 program will run from mid-August to mid-December.

Study Subject: The program, which is part of Yale’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, provides the opportunity for World Fellows to contribute to Yale’s intellectual life, participate in events, collaborate with peers, audit classes, mentor students and lead round-table discussions. In doing so, it exposes emerging global leaders to new ideas and ways of doing and thinking. Brilliant minds are refreshed, challenged and expanded.

Scholarship Award: Compensation Package:

  • A taxable stipend to cover the costs of living in New Haven
  • A modestly furnished one- or two-bedroom apartment for the duration of the program
  • Medical insurance
  • Round-trip travels from the home country.

Scholarship can be taken in the USA

Eligibility: To be eligible, applicants must:

  • BE IN THE MID-CAREER STAGE: Fellows are at least five, and typically not more than 20, years into their careers, with demonstrated work accomplishments, and a clear indication of future contributions and excellence.  The average age of a Greenberg World Fellow is 39, though there is no minimum or maximum age limit.
  • BE FLUENT IN ENGLISH: An excellent command of the English language is essential.
  • BE A CITIZEN OF A COUNTRY OTHER THAN THE UNITED STATES: While dual citizens are eligible, preference is given to candidates whose work is focused outside the US.

Nationality: Citizens of a country other than the USA are eligible for this fellowship program.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Fellows are at least five, and typically not more than 20, years into their careers, with demonstrated work accomplishments, and a clear indication of future contributions and excellence.

English language Requirements: An excellent command of the English language is essential.

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How to Apply: Please complete this form to be notified via e-mail when the online application for the 2017 Yale World Fellows Program is available.

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Application Deadline: Contact Employer

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