Yale Young Global Scholars (YYGS) is an academic summer enrichment program for outstanding high school students from around the world. Each summer, students from over 125 countries participate in one of five interdisciplinary, 2-week sessions at Yale’s historic campus. Immerse yourself in a global learning community at Yale this summer.
The YYGS 2020 APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN!
Apply early to receive a discount on your application fee. If the fee poses a financial burden, you can submit a fee waiver to reduce your application fee to $0 USD. For more information visit The Application Deadlines page.
In order to apply to YYGS, applicants MUST fulfill all of the following requirements:
June 21 – July 3
July 5 – July 17
How to Apply for financial aids
The application for financial aid is included within the online YYGS application. If you have any questions related to the financial aid application, please contact Global scholars committee. Students applying for need-based financial aid MUST complete the portion of the 2020 YYGS application, as there are no later opportunities after admissions decisions are released to request financial aid.
How to apply
|Step 1||Review the YYGS eligibility criteria.|
|Step 2||Review the YYGS application required components.|
|Step 3||Review a PDF of a sample blank application, and start preparing to answer as many application questions as possible.|
|Step 4||You will need to submit contact information for a parent/guardian, teacher, and/or official at your school. Reach out to them as soon as possible to review the PDF of a sample blank application with you, and be sure to collect the information you need.|
Complete the Application:
|Step 5||Once our application opens by the end of September, then you will be able to click APPLY NOW to start your YYGS 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 “Finalize & Pay” button at the bottom of the page.|
|Step 8||Pay the $55 USD Early Action Fee or $70 USD Regular Decision Fee.
If you submitted a completed Fee Waiver Form on the application page, this requirement will automatically be waived. YYGS staff will contact you if your Fee Waiver Request is denied, and your application will not be reviewed until the YYGS application fee is paid.
|Step 9||Check your inbox for a YYGS 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.|
For more information,please visit https://globalscholars.yale.edu/