Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative

Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative
Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI)

The Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) builds the leadership capabilities of youth in the region and promotes cross-border cooperation to solve regional and global challenges. Learn more About YSEALI 

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These online courses provide access to tailor-made training videos on leadership, business and entrepreneurship, civic leadership, and public management featuring U.S. university professors and experts in their field.

These courses are available to take at any time individually or as part of a group. All courses are available in English.

YSEALI Regional Workshop

Regional Workshops

Regional workshops provide YSEALI members with new skills, knowledge of issues facing Southeast Asia, and networks with other emerging leaders.

YSEALI Seeds for the Future

Grants Competition

YSEALI Seeds for the Future grants help young leaders carry out projects throughout Southeast Asia.

YSEALI Team work

YSEALI Mentors

Learn from our resources of expert talks and mentor guides to take your leadership to the next level and help you achieve your professional goals.



YSEALI members and alumni across ASEAN and the broader region lead community projects to celebrate YSEALI anniversary on December 3.



YSEALI Professional and Academic Fellows, YSEALI Regional workshops participants, and YSEALI Network members in action. Hear YSEALI alumni share their stories and experience, and learn opportunities to collaborate and create positive changes in your community, and in the region