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by year, generation
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Ly Chhay LoemRising Star (Cambodia)
Are you a leader in your community or country working on positive social change?
Do you want to join a global community of changemakers who are working on key development issues and passionate about closing the gender gap in positions of leadership?
Wedu Rising Stars are female university students and young professionals who are committed to changing the status quo and driven to lead the change. Through our Leadership Development Program, you will receive one-on-one mentorship, access to leadership development opportunities and trainings, a lifelong community network of support, and access to financial support for your higher education.
Grow your leadership development potential
Get access to mentorship, online curriculum and resources, and a variety of leadership development opportunities – you take what you need at your stage in life to further your personal and professional development.
Set future goals and work towards success with the help of your mentor
Your mentor will work with you individually to set your goals for the future and guide you towards achieving them. He/she will help you identify and overcome any challenges that may arise and continue to lead you towards successfully effecting social impact in areas you are passionate about.
Opportunity to receive funding for your higher education
As a Rising Star, you are eligible to apply for our financing options to enable you to complete your higher education at Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD level. We offer Future Income Sharing Agreements (FISAs) of up to 5,000 USD per eligible Rising Star and limited scholarships of up to 3,000 USD per Rising Star. Awarding is based on a combination of your student profile, engagement with Wedu and need for funding.
Be part of a supportive global community
By becoming a Rising Star, you will gain the opportunity to join an inspiring global community of changemakers. The Wedu Community will support you every step of the way towards becoming a leader and initiating positive social change in your home communities.