Southeast Asian Institute Professors won US YSEALI Awards!

ysealiTwo of Southeast Asian Institute’s professors recently won a prestigious award given by the United States Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Award for the Institute’s program the Open ASEAN Institute.

The award comes with a matching $10,000 support fund for the project which aims to provide at least 300 young ASEAN youth from Cambodia, Singapore and the Philippines access to internationally-recognized college technical education. The program also aims to utilize existing US Exchange Alumni from the ASEAN countries as volunteer teachers.

Professors’ Paul Omar Gangoso & Anthony Regis developed the project.