The 2019 YYGS Application is now available! APPLY NOW!

Yale Young Global Scholars (YYGS) is a summer academic enrichment and leadership program for outstanding high school students from around the world. Each summer, students from over 100 countries participate in one of nine interdisciplinary sessions and immerse themselves in a global learning community.

YYGS-Beijing: Asia in the 21st Century (ATC) is administered by Yale Center Beijing and takes place in Beijing, China. Learn more about ATC.

You can Preview the YYGS Application and begin preparing to apply today!

Application deadline is Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 11:59pm EST.


November 13, 2018
The YYGS reunion took place on Saturday, November 10, 2018, and it was a great success! Students and instructors from different program years, sessions, and countries had the...
November 7, 2018
The YYGS leadership team recently met with members of Sanctuary Kitchen for a Syrian cooking demonstration. Syrian chef Randa taught YYGS staff how to make baklava, a popular...

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