Youth Mental Health Fellowships

Youth Mental Health Fellowships

The Orygen Global Youth Mental Health Fellowships are a virtual program for young people aged 18 to 30. The fellowships are for young people who are passionate about youth mental health and want to create change in the mental health landscape in their country.

Asean-Australia youth mental health fellowships

Orygen Global, in partnership with the Australian Government, launched the ASEAN-Australia Youth Mental Health Fellowships in 2022.

The first cohort of fellows completed their program in April 2023. The 15 fellows came from Australia and the ASEAN countries of:

•    Brunei Darussalam
•    Cambodia
•    Indonesia
•    Laos
•    Malaysia
•    Myanmar
•    Philippines
•    Singapore
•    Thailand
•    Vietnam.

The second round of the ASEAN-Australia Youth Mental Health Fellowship is now open. Visit ASEAN-Australia Youth Mental Health Fellowships to apply.

Global youth mental health advocacy fellowship

The Global Youth Mental Health Advocacy Fellowships are not currently available. 

Case studies

Read about what past fellows have achieved through their participation in the program:

2022-2023 ASEAN-Australia Youth Mental Health Fellows

Peosamnang Soth

Pursat, Cambodia

Giang Nguyen

Hanoi, Vietnam

Anna Souvannalath

Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR


Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Isabelle Shaw

Sydney, Australia

Panupong Boontongchuay

Bangkok, Thailand

Ngan Nguyen

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Salav Oul

Phnom Penh, Cambodia


Manila, Philippines


Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

Anis Farid

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia