The fully funded eMpowering Youth Across ASEAN (EYAA) is a partnership program between Maybank Foundation and ASEAN Foundation. The program aims to alleviate poverty and improve the social and economic well-being of ASEAN communities through youth volunteerism and social innovation. The program, further, encourages youth from all 10 ASEAN member states to leverage their experiences, knowledge and put their project ideas into action and create meaningful change for the local community in the Southeast Asian region. Likewise, it aims to build the capacity of youth in the ASEAN region by providing them with mentorship, regional leadership training, and overseas local community projects.
The program aims to make a sustained and positive impact on ASEAN youth empowerment and ASEAN community-building efforts. More specifically, this program has the objectives to:
Fully Funded eMpowering Youth Across ASEAN Program offers the selected candidates:
Candidates eligible for the fully funded eMpowering Youth Across ASEAN Program must meet the following criteria:
To apply for the eMpowering Youth Across ASEAN Program, interested candidates must apply online before the deadline.
The ASEAN Foundation will review the applications and will contact the shortlisted candidates. Shortlisted candidates must submit the following documents:
The ASEAN Foundation accepts the application for the Fully Funded eMpowering Youth Across until the deadline on 30 November 2019. Applications arriving after the deadline are ineligible for the program.