The ASEAN Youth Initiative Empowerment Program (AYIEP) 2017 is back!
ASEAN Studies Center Universitas Gadjah Mada will hold an annual Program in Yogyakarta with a new and fresh topic “Digitalizing ASEAN: Fostering Community through Digital Connectivity”.
AYIEP 2017 is a 7-days short-course program held by the ASEAN Studies Center, Universitas Gadjah Mada. We are calling Young Future Leaders from ASEAN and other countries to get involved in this knowledge exchange experience. From July 23-29 2017, delegates will be fueled by series of activities which will enhance their digital comprehension across the region. We shall connect ASEAN in digital era in three key pillars: digital diplomacy, digital activism, and digital citizenship. Feel the hype and meet digital experts in Yogyakarta this summer!
- To develop the participants’ interest in the issues of Digital, ASEAN and its impact to ASEAN Community
- To network ASEAN Future leader from the diverse backgrounds and institutions across the region;
- To increase the awareness of ASEAN young future leaders in particular subthemes, such as Digital Diplomacy, Digital Activism and Digital Citizenshi ;
- Being involved in Digital Visitation and Excursion
- Exchange culture with other international students
- Get opportunity to interact with several speakers from various fields who have been working in the related themes which provide diverse perspectives from practitioners, bureaucrats, and academia.
- Between the ages of 17 and 25 at the time of application.
- A citizen of one of the following countries: Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam; Youth outside ASEAN countries are also encouraged to apply.
- Applicant must have a good command of written and spoken English.
- Applicant is having interest in related issues on the program: digital diplomacy, digital activism, and digital citizenship issues.
- Applicant is willing to work in team during the program.
- Applicant is having willingness to share the knowledge in their home country as a post program output.
Eligible Regions: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam; Youth outside ASEAN countries are also encouraged to apply.
Submit documents through AYIEP’s website (www.ayiep.org) no later than 31 May 2017.
- Curriculum vitae
- Soft file passport photo
- A scan of student ID card/ nationality ID card
- A scan of passport
- Motivation letter (350-500 words)
- An essay related to one of our main topics: Digital diplomacy, Digital Activism and Digital Citizenship (800-1000 Words)
Application Deadline: May 31, 2017 (28 Days Remaining)