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February 4, 2020
Forsi Ferdinand is a teenager on a mission to improve education access in Africa. Forsi grew up in Cameroon and was entering 11th grade when a sociopolitical crisis caused...
January 21, 2020
Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) alumna Natasha Sikinyi is the Africa Regional winner of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Concepts Competition for...
November 5, 2019
The Yale Young African Scholars Program (YYAS) is excited to announce that our 2020 application is now available online! Thanks to generous support from the Higherlife...