Login to your account
Don't have an account yet?
Create your own account and receive notifications of opportunities of your interest, save the opportunity you like and discuss.
ARIPO Young Professionals Program 2023 | Funded

ARIPO Young Professionals Program 2023 | Funded

Fully Funded
Country: Zimbabwe
Looks like you haven't logged in.
Login to save opportunities.


Applications for the ARIPO Young Professionals Program (YPP) 2023. The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) invites applications from graduates of its Member States for a two-year Young Professionals Programme (YPP), at the ARIPO Headquarters in Harare, Zimbabwe.

The YPP is a well-structured unique on-the-job learning and development programme aimed at grooming and nurturing high-potential young professionals from diverse academic backgrounds in the technical aspects of Intellectual Property (IP), as well as leadership and administrative roles, and empowering them to contribute to the socio-economic growth and development of Africa.

See More: Top 10 Fully Funded Scholarships in Sweden 2023 || Apply Now

Benefits from ARIPO Young Professionals Program

  • Monthly stipend of US$2,500;
  • A once-off settling-in grant of an amount equivalent to one month’s stipend, on appointment;
  • Free travel (to the host country) on appointment and (to home country) on completion of the programme;
  • Medical Aid (80% employer and 20% participant); annual leave, sick leave and compassionate leave; Group Life, Funeral and Accident Cover;
  • A once-off repatriation grant of an amount equivalent of one month’s stipend on completion of the programme.

Eligibility for ARIPO Young Professionals Program

  • Open to nationals of ARIPO member states: Botswana, Cape Verde, Kingdom of Eswatini, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Kingdom of Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe
  • Applicant should have a first Degree in Law (LLB), Botany, Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, Economics, and Statistics obtained not more than five years prior to the date of application
  • Possess planning, and problem-solving skills
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Creativity and innovativeness
  • Strong digital literacy
  • Not more than 28 years of age at the time of application

Application of ARIPO Young Professionals Program

If you wish to be considered for this opportunity, submit an application letter addressed to The Director General of ARIPO, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae, copies of relevant academic and professional certificates, national identity document/passport, and a recent passport-size photograph saved as a single PDF to [email protected] not later than 10 March 2023.

See More: CASW Sharon Begley Science Reporting Award 2023 | Funded

Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.

Correspondingly, Join us on Telegram for more opportunities!

Similarly, Visit oyaop.com and oyaschool.com for more scholarship opportunities.


Type of Opportunity Competitions and Awards
Deadline10 March,2023
Open toAll
Contact the organizer[email protected]



Your email address will not be published. Fields marked with * are required.