The 2017 Yale Young Global Scholars application is available! Apply now >>

The deadline to apply is January 31, 2017 at 11:59 PM EST. We encourage all potential applicants to begin and complete their applications as soon as possible to ensure all materials are submitted by the deadline. Sign up for our e-newsletter to receive program updates!

An official Yale University program, participants in the Yale Young Global Scholars Program for Outstanding High School Students can expect an amazing summer experience studying in beautiful campus lecture halls and classrooms, living in Yale’s historic residential colleges, eating in award-winning dining halls, meeting a talented community of fellow students, engaging with world-renowned professors, and interacting with extraordinary visiting practitioners.

Interested in what students had to say about their YYGS experience? Read the student blogs >>

2016 YYGS alumnus Abdul Moiz put together a collection of short vignettes from participants of the International Affairs & Security session as a sort of guidebook to prospective applicants. Download Abdul’s “Application Tips and What to Expect at YYGS Guidebook” >>