Established in 2011, the Global Change Leaders Program is a seven-week education program offered by Coady Institute’s International Centre for Women’s Leadership. This program enables women from developing countries to strengthen their leadership capacities in order to contribute to innovation and change in their organizations and communities. The program will take place on 12 August – 29 September 2019 in Canada. The deadline is on 31 October 2018.
The startup training will provide entrepreneurs with the skills they need to further support their leap into entrepreneurship and grow their businesses. To learn these skills, selected science and technology entrepreneurs will spend four days in extensive training to help improve their business ideas, perfect their pitch, and showcase their innovations during a Demo Day with business leaders, policymakers, academics, and Chief Science Advisors and equivalents from the APEC region. The deadline is on 31st of August.
Young people from all over the globe are welcome to apply for the International Sustainability School that will take place from 2nd to 13th of September in Mombasa, Kenya. Deadline to apply is today, August 10, so hurry up to submit your applications.
Young people from Commonwealth countries are welcome to take part in Commonwealth100, a new, free, crowd-sourced, experiential, online leadership development program. The program aims to equip a new generation of young leaders with skills relevant to the 21st century, with the Open Source Leadership model. The program runs every month for three weeks and can be completed in your own time. The application process is ongoing.
Young people from all over the globe are welcome to apply for the Obama Foundation Scholars. This is a full time program for the duration of the academic year. Scholars will receive a Master of Arts degree from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy when they successfully complete the program. The deadline is on November 1st.
Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program is offering around 100 scholarships to young people who are looking forward to study at Stanford University. The deadline to apply is on September 12th.
Young people interested to pursue a Bachelor of engineering degree are welcome to apply for the GSEP program. Under this program, qualified international students who have little or no proficiency in the Japanese language are now able to enroll at Tokyo Institute of Technology. Students who have been accepted for a Scholarship will not be required to pay the admission or tuition fees. The deadline is on September 6th.
If you are a young person from Central, Eastern or South Eastern Europe, France, Israel, North America or the Arab region, you are welcome to apply for the International Parliamentary Scholarship (IPS) at the German Bundestag. This is the opportunity to experience how the Bundestag works over the course of five months, with three of these spent working in a Member’s office. Deadline to apply is July 31st.
The Schwarzman Scholars Program for Future Leaders is now open. The scholars program is designed to identify the most promising young leaders from around the world and provide them with an opportunity to receive Master’s degree in Global Affairs at Beijing’s prestigious Tsinghua University. The deadline is on September 27th.
The Young Professionals Programme (YPP) is a recruitment initiative for talented, highly qualified professionals to start a career as an international civil servant with the United Nations Secretariat. It consists of an entrance examination and professional development programmes once successful candidates start their career with the UN. The examination will include two written papers (General and Specialized papers) and an oral examination. The deadline is on August 9th.