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YYAS 2017 participants in Zimbabwe
October 6, 2017
The Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) Program completed its 2017 session offering academic opportunities to secondary school students this past July and August in three...
Ghana, Rwanda, and Zimbabwe host this year's programs
June 27, 2017
On July 29, the Yale Young African Scholars (YYAS) program kicks off its series of three sessions in Accra, Ghana; Kigali, Rwanda; and Harare, Zimbabwe. YYAS is a high-...
February 22, 2017
YYAS aims to identify, train, and mentor Africa’s next generation of leaders. It offers opportunities for high school students on the continent to pursue higher...