Scholarship for Laos Students – Master in Public Policy Under the Mekong – US Partnership Program

Prospective Students:

  • Officials working in the organizations of Laos Government and holding Laos nationality.

Funded by the US Government for 5 years until 2026, the MUSP MPP-PA program will bring 20 rising young politicians from Laos to attend Fulbright School of Public Policy and Management at Fulbright University Vietnam for a master’s degree in Public Policy - Policy Analysis. Through classes, seminars, and cultural activities, these candidates will be exposed to modern policy frameworks and approaches inspired by top institutions in the US. This program is a part of efforts to reinforce trust between Lower Mekong countries and the United States, to ensure regional unity and stability despite rising geographical tensions.

Scholarship for Laos Students

Scholarship: Admitted students are granted a full scholarship by the U.S. Department of State, including:

  • 100% Tuition fee for MPP – Policy Analysis (excluding elective course at Harvard or Oxford University)
  • Housing & meal stipend of US$1.000/month for 15 months in Vietnam
  • Settlement stipend of US$250
  • One round trip airfare to HCMC
  • Visa application for maximum of 2 years
  • Medical insurance for maximum of 2 years
  • A cultural briefing trip during the Orientation period
  • Attend an Alumni engagement event, and series of policy seminars, workshops at Fulbright.