Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program Registration 2020 for Secondary School Students in Africa Application Form is out apply here. Registration is ongoing at 2020 edition of Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program through YYAS Registration Portal.
Students all over Africa can now apply for 2020 Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program Registration for Secondary School Students, interested students can apply online before the closing date of application. Start your application now!
Here you will get all the full details of Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program, how to apply successfully and requirements involves for 2020 edition of Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program.
Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) is an intensive academic and enrichment program designed for African secondary school students planning to pursue tertiary education and who wish to make meaningful impact as young leaders on the continent.
Participants will enhance their academic skills, receive university admission and financial aid application guidance, and join a network of young leaders from across Africa. Following the eight-day program, students will be paired with mentors who will help advise them throughout the university application process. There are no tuition, meal, or lodging costs for students to participate in YYAS.
Qualifications/Requirements for Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program 2020
- Age: You must be at least 14 years old by application deadline (12 February 2020) in order to be considered. Please note that a typical YYAS student is between the ages of 15 and 18.
- English: You must be able to participate in a rigorous academic curriculum conducted in English.
- Citizenship: You must be a citizen or permanent resident of an African country. YYAS will also accept applications from refugees living in an African country.
- School location: You must currently attend school in an African country.
- Graduation date: If you attend school in the Northern Hemisphere, you must be graduating secondary school by earliest May/June 2021. If you attend school in the Southern Hemisphere, you must be graduating secondary school by earliest November/December 2020. Students who will graduate secondary school before August 2020 are NOT eligible to apply.
Steps on how to apply for 2020 Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program Registration
Register via https://africanscholars.yale.edu/
|Step 5||Once our application opens by the end of October, then you will be able to click APPLY NOWto start your YYAS application. Be sure to write down your email and password to access the application at a later time.|
|Step 6||Check the “Review” page of the application to see if you are missing any required components, and re-visit any pages that require further information.|
|Step 7||Once your application is complete, click on the “Review” page. Next click on the “Submit Application” button at the bottom of the page.|
|Step 8||Check your inbox for a YYAS confirmation receipt that indicates the successful submission of your application. Confirmation emails usually arrive within 24-48 hours of submission, due to occasional delays payment processing.|