The Luce Scholars Program provides an intensive experience in Asia for young Americans who show evidence of potential leadership and accomplishment. Luce Scholars have backgrounds in many fields other than Asian studies, including the arts, journalism, law, medicine, science, public health, environmental studies, and international relations. Applicants should have a strong, mature, and clearly defined interest in a field other than Asian affairs. All UC Berkeley Luce Scholars Program applicants should make an individual advising appointment with Alicia Hayes, the campus representative. Luce Scholars Program Application Four letters of recommendation Academic transcripts Two passport-size color photos For further information, please review the Luce Scholars Program Application Procedures, or email Alicia Hayes. The campus deadline to apply is October 17, 2016 at 12:00pm.