Luce Scholars Program

Program provides a one year immersion experience in Asia for highly qualified young Americans in a variety of fields. The program is intended for young leaders with limited experience of Asia who might not otherwise have an opportunity in the course of their careers to come to know Asia. Stipend, language training and individualized professional placement in Asia. Nominees must not have reached their 30th birthday by September 1st of the year they enter the program.

Placements can be made in the following countries or regions: Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.


on campus deadine is at the end of September

Application Procedure:
University nomination required. Please contact Janice McDonald at for additional information.

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: Senior

Graduate: At any stage

Award Type:
Other Awards/Resources
Major International

Award Period:
Post Bachelors
Post Graduate School

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Open to all fields

Additional Qualifications:
US citizen, Must be no older than 29 years of age.

Last Updated:
January 19, 2017

Last Updated: 6/8/16