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The Phillips Ambassadors Program is one of UNC Chapel Hill’s most flexible scholarships for undergraduate study abroad in Asia. Founded in 2007 by alumnus Ambassador Earl N. “Phil” Phillips Jr. and his family, the program has supported 350 students studying, interning, and researching abroad in Asia.

The scholarship combines a financial award, an academic course, and a charge to students to share their unique study abroad experience with young people in their hometowns and with the Carolina community. Eligible students from all academic majors may apply in two cycles per year.

Ambassador Studies Abroad in Asia Again

Ciara Henihan (India '18) reflects on her experience in Singapore as recipient of alumni enrichment fund grant...

Spotlight on Give Backs: Ellie Moran (India ’19)

Ambassador Ellie Moran, rising junior from Buncombe County, shares insights from India with local community…

UNC Phillips Summer in Shanghai

The Phillips Ambassadors Program is thrilled to continue partnering with NYU Shanghai on unique summer program...