Global Community Fellowship Program for Graduating Seniors and Young Professionals

VIA is seeking applications for Global Community Fellowship which is a 13-15 month program for graduating seniors and young/ established professionals.

Fellows work at NGOs, schools, universities, and social enterprises across Asia to support community development and youth education programs. By working directly with communities, fellows get hands-on experience learning how organizations in Asia are using creative and innovative methods to address critical social challenges.

Fellow Duties

  • Education-focused – With these partners, applicants will advance student development using critical thinking and cross-cultural communication. Through teaching (English or other subjects depending on the post), they’ll help students to access future education and professional opportunities.
  • NGO-focused – At these posts, applicants will support community development and international communication efforts by supporting NGOs to access resources, networks, and collaboration opportunities. They may help with fundraising, project management, and community outreach efforts of VIA’s local partners.

Focus Areas


The fellowship is fully funded by VIA, with support from alumni, grants, and VIA’s partners.

Eligibility Criteria

Starting and experienced professionals with a BA or BS degree (must graduate by June 2019). Although the fellowship is primarily aimed towards US citizens, They do accept applications from international residents who have a previous connection to VIA or a substantial US connection.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online via given website.

Deadline: 11 November 2018

For more information, please visit Global Community Fellowship.