The Lingnan W.T. Chan Fellowship is a 5½-month program that brings undergraduate and graduate students from China to the United States for a significant intercultural service-learning experience. The program involves complete immersion in U.S. society: fellows live with homestay families and work with nonprofit organizations in the Bay Area. Additionally, fellows attend weekly seminars, leadership training, cultural events, educational excursions, field trips, and other campus-community events. Through these activities, fellows gain first-hand understanding of social issues in the Bay Area and the larger United States, and participate in advocating for disadvantaged communities through public service.
Chan Fellows 2019 and Internship Supervisors
The Lingnan W.T. Chan Fellowship program is funded by the Lingnan Foundation.
Community partners interested in hosting a Lingnan W.T. Chan Fellow from mid-August through early-December, please contact the program manager.
Please note: The Lingnan Foundation recruits for the Lingnan W.T. Chan Fellows in China. The Public Service Center does not engage in recruitment or selection of the fellows.
For more information, please contact:
Cassy Huang, Program Manager
Chan Fellows 2019 and Lingnan Alumni