1. How are the applications processed?
Applications will be reviewed by TechSoup, U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur and YSEALI.
2. When will applicants know if their application has been successful?
Selected applicants will be informed through email by mid-August 2020. Non selected applicants will receive an email by the end of August 2020.
3. What are the scoring criteria?
Applicants’ submissions will be evaluated to the extent that applicants demonstrates clear motivation, clear learning strategy, relevant experience on the topic of good governance and civic engagement, demonstrates clear intention to work on the issue with leadership poise, and what degree of thought they have put into the ways they will make an impact on their community post-workshop.
4. What if I’m not a YSEALI ?
If you’re a citizen of any of YSEALI member countries (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Leste, Vietnam), you can go to yseali.state.gov and register as a YSEALI member there.
5. What if I’m not from any of the YSEALI member countries?
Unfortunately this opportunity is open only to YSEALI member countries (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Leste, Vietnam).
6. What if I’m younger or older than the eligible age for this workshop?
Unfortunately this opportunity is open specifically to YSEALI members ages between 21 - 35, to ensure that everyone who participates in the workshop will acquire maximum knowledge and experience.
7. How do I know if I’m already a YSEALI member?
If you have received a regular monthly newsletter from YSEALI, it means you’re a registered YSEALI member. Haven’t received any emails and/or monthly newsletter from YSEALI - then you’re not a member yet!