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Hawaii Asia-Pacific Affairs Leadership (APAL) Program

Fellowships to Hawaii Young Professionals and
Students to Learn About Asia-Pacific Regional Issues

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Pacific Forum

Deadline Date:

07/31/20

Description:

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Fellowships to Hawaii young professionals and university students to cultivate a strong knowledge base in the political, security, and economic issues facing the Asia-Pacific area. Participants will participate in roundtable discussions, develop a peer network, and have access to foreign policy experts and scholars.

The Hawaii Asia-Pacific Affairs Leadership Program will help the next generation of Hawaii’s leaders develop a solid knowledge base of the major political, economic, and security issues in the region.

APAL Scholars gain unprecedented access to Pacific Forum’s international network of senior foreign policy experts, emerging next-generation scholars and practitioners, and local community leaders and professionals. Throughout the nine-month program they are invited to Pacific Forum conferences and events in Honolulu that are normally reserved for experts, practitioners, and donors. They also undertake a guided research project, allowing them to explore Hawaii’s connection to the region and speak directly with stakeholders and decisionmakers working on these issues. Additionally, APAL Scholars are given the opportunity to attend a Pacific Forum conference in Asia.

Participants meet 1-2 times a month from September to May for roundtable discussions focused on key regional issues. These meetings usually occur weeknights from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Participants may also be invited to optional breakfast briefings on weekdays from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Additional opportunities such as volunteering, site visits, and partner events are also part of the APAL experience.

Program participants may apply for a travel stipend to attend a Pacific Forum conference overseas.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 175081

Number of Grants:

10-12 people per program cycle

Term of Contract:

The program runs from September 2020 to May 2021.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

-Individuals between 18-30 years of age are eligible to apply.
-This can include active or recently graduated students, service members, and young professionals.
-Those with limited experience in the field are welcome to apply.
-Applicants must be based on Oahu from September of the year the cohort begins through May of the following year.

Pre-Application Information:

Applications are due by July 31.

FAQs: https://pacforum.org/apal-faqs

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Application: https://form.jotform.com/61656510540955

For inquiries, contact youngleaders@pacforum.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Hawaii: Oahu

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