Call for Applications: Ambassador Program for the Formosa Foundation
Formosa Foundation is accepting applications to the 2007 Ambassador Program -- open to both undergrad and graduate students -- now through March 16, 2007
Application instructions and forms are now available online at http://www.formosafoundation.org/ourwork/upcoming-events.php
The Ambassador Program is a unique training program of its kind. It recruist students from the United States and Taiwan, who will work together to help develop a closer relationship between the U.S. and Taiwan. The Program provides a rare opportunity to meet with U.S. congressmen and senators to discuss U.S. policies toward Taiwan.
The 2007 Ambassador Program will begin on June 17 and conclude on June 29, 2007. Ambassadors will spend the first week Los Angeles and the second week in Washington, D.C. The Formosa Foundation will cover expenses for tuition, meals, and lodging for the duration of the Program, plus round-trip transportation from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C.
The Program is designed primarily for college and/or graduate students who support the advancement of human rights, democracy and the right of self-determination for the people of Taiwan. Selection criteria includes academic achievements, extracurricular activities, participation in community affairs, and interest in promoting the U.S.-Taiwan relationship.
To Apply, submit items below:
1. Application Form
2. Personal Statement
3. Copy of recent transcript
4. Two letters of recommendation
See Application Form for full instructions.
Application Deadline - March 16, 2007
Selection Results will be announced on April 16, 2007.
Ambassador Program Director
Published: Thursday, December 07, 2006