How To Apply For Ashoka Young Changemaker Program – Bangladesh 2023 (fully funded)
Deadline: October 15, 2023
Apply now for the Ashoka Young Changemaker – Bangladesh 2023 program. Ashoka Young Changemaker is a carefully selected network of young people who have found their power to create change for the greater good and are ready to take on their role as youth influencers, peer allies, and co-leaders of the global Everyone a Changemaker movement. Ashoka invites young leaders under the age of 20 to become Ashoka Young Changemakers.
Ashoka is the world’s largest association of social entrepreneurs and change-makers. With a network of over 3,500 Ashoka Fellows working in more than 92 countries, Ashoka’s global network is building a global movement to end the new inequality and we believe that young people should be co-leaders of this movement.
The panel and Ashoka will invite a select group to become Ashoka Young Changemakers. You will be part of a global community and have access to co-leadership boot camps, media partnerships, public speaking platforms, exposure tours, strategic allies and other opportunities to grow and influence youth culture in your country.
Each Ashoka Young Changemaker is responsible for co-leading the Everyone a Changemaker movement. As a co-leader, you can lead existing Ashoka youth initiatives or propose new ideas to fuel the movement. For example:
Be an ally to other youth and help them start their change journey.
Engage with leading social entrepreneurs and thought leaders
Create opportunities within your own company to enable other young people to get started and lead change.
Speak out on reputable public platforms and share your story through media partnerships.
Influence your school/community to trust youth to lead.
Create partnerships to launch and scale effective solutions that can end the new inequality.
Access resources and networks to make a greater impact
Propose your own ideas to fuel the movement and test them in a supportive community.
Ashoka Bangladesh will cover all expenses (travel, food and accommodation) during the selection panel in Dhaka.
You can apply if
You are under 20 years old and from Bangladesh.
You are a Changemaker
Your idea – You have had a deep empathy for a problem and, from that understanding, you have developed your own original idea to solve it.
Your team – You built a team around this idea. You lead by helping others lead, helping them realize that they can create positive change.
Your world has changed – You have helped improve the lives of people and the environment around them. You are always committed to the greater good.
You want to co-lead the global Everyone a Changemaker movement.
You are a co-leader – You believe that everyone should take initiative and solve problems, everyone should find their power as a change-maker. You are eager to help your peers and everyone in your school/community/country find their power.
The application form must be completed in one sitting. If you exit your form or leave it inactive, you risk losing your job. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please feel free to contact the Ashoka Bangladesh team at any time. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call +8801798335813.