Application for International Youth Friendship Camp in Bali, Indonesia now open

The application for the third International Youth Friendship Camp is now open. The IYFCamp aims to gather youth from the ASEAN region to meet and make new friends, learn a new language, develop self-confidence, give them a feel of a new environment and culture, and learn new lessons through discussions. The camp will take place on October 3 to October 8, 2016, with the theme … Continue reading Application for International Youth Friendship Camp in Bali, Indonesia now open

PNVSCA and CHED launches Volunteerism Story Writing Contest

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) and Commission on Higher Education(CHED) launched a volunteerism story writing contest with the theme of “Volunteerism for Sustainable Development.” The contest is open to undergraduate college students who have completed or are completing their National Service Training Program (NSTP). Its theme promotes volunteerism as a strategy in the development of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). … Continue reading PNVSCA and CHED launches Volunteerism Story Writing Contest

Vietnam National University of Forestry opened application for scholarships for ASEAN students

The Vietnam National University of Forestry (VNUF) opened the application for scholarship for ASEAN students. The scholarship will be for the University’s full-time two-year course in International Master’s program in Forestry which will be taught in English. This is a joint program among VNUF, University of Gottingen, Technical University of Dresden, Lao National University and Royal University of Agriculture. The program is supported by German … Continue reading Vietnam National University of Forestry opened application for scholarships for ASEAN students

“Kompyuter Ko Pahiram Ko” : Promoting Computer Literacy Through Volunteerism

With the objective of promoting computer literacy in rural communities in the country, the Rotaract of STI College Makati launched its program entitled “Komputer Ko Pahiram Ko.” The program is facilitated by volunteers installing computer learning centers in barangays in Batangas, and teaching residents on how to use them. These computers come from donations and are usually old, second-hand and defective but were recycled to function … Continue reading “Kompyuter Ko Pahiram Ko” : Promoting Computer Literacy Through Volunteerism

Applications opened for YSEALI Winter 2016 Academic Fellows

The Public Affairs Section of the US Embassy in Manila opened applications for Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Winter 2016 Academic Fellows. Listed fellowships are the following: YSEALI Academic Fellowship on Civic Engagement YSEALI Academic Fellowship on Social Entrepreneurship and Economic Development YSEALI Academic Fellowship on Environmental Issues Qualifications: Must be a YSEALI member. To register for FREE, visit yseali.state.gov Between the ages of … Continue reading Applications opened for YSEALI Winter 2016 Academic Fellows

Voice of the Youth Network Launches New Program: Radio Kabataan

The largest youth media network, Voice of the Youth (VOTY), launched its new radio program entitled Radio Kabataan. Radio Kabataan started airing on April 2, 2016, through the radio station DZXL 558 AM– RMN, and will continue to air every Saturday, 9 to 10 AM. The new program, headed by hosts Den Epic and Elaine Apit, aims to promote the VOTY advocacy to inform, inspire, … Continue reading Voice of the Youth Network Launches New Program: Radio Kabataan

Sony World Photography Awards 2015 Opens for Entries

Sony World Photography Awards 2015 is now accepting entries from different photographers around the globe. It has the following categories: Professional Competition- for those focusing on a series of work Open Competition- for amateurs and enthusiasts Student Focus- for those studying photography Youth Award- for anyone aged 19 and under The submission deadline is on May 1, 2015. Interested individuals may visit their website for further details: http://worldphoto.org/about-the-sony-world-photography-awards/ … Continue reading Sony World Photography Awards 2015 Opens for Entries

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JENESYS 2.0 Disaster Prevention Course (Batch 2) Application Now Open

Application for the second batch of JENESYS 2.0 Disaster Prevention Course is now open. Set to happen from September 30 to October 8, 2014, this program aims “to increase potential interest in Japan, especially in Disaster Management and Prevention, using the branding COOL JAPAN, and to further deepen mutual understanding between the youth of Japan and the ASEAN-Oceanian region.” The said program has been possible through … Continue reading JENESYS 2.0 Disaster Prevention Course (Batch 2) Application Now Open

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UNESCO’s Youth Entrepreneurship Tilt Promotes Youth Involvement in Sustainable Business

  The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), alongside Germany’s Siftrung Entrepreneurship (Foundation for Entrepreneurship) and Japan’s Goi Peace Foundation invites young entrepreneurs to spur innovation and positive change through the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition. The competition aims to inspire the youth into becoming positive catalyst in their communities and nation by recognizing and highlighting exemplary examples of youth creativity and entrepreneurship that … Continue reading UNESCO’s Youth Entrepreneurship Tilt Promotes Youth Involvement in Sustainable Business

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NAMCYA Opens 2014 Tilt For Young Musicians

  The National Music Comeptitions for Young Artists (NAMCYA) Foundation, Inc. is opening the 41st incarnation of the competition for the nation’s young artists to enter. Hand in hand with the National Commission for the Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), and the Department of Education (DepEd), the competition aims to discover and celebrate the innate musical talent of … Continue reading NAMCYA Opens 2014 Tilt For Young Musicians

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Japanese Gov’t Invites Filipino Youth in 2014 JENESYS 2.0

The Japanese Government is inviting Filipino Youth who have strong interest in the Japanese culture to be part of the 2014 JENESYS 2.0 Program.  It will happen from May 26 to June 3, 2014. The following are the qualifications for youth delegates: Filipino citizens, single, 18 – 30 years old Philippine passport holders Currently-enrolled college, MA, and PhD students With strong interest in Japanese culture … Continue reading Japanese Gov’t Invites Filipino Youth in 2014 JENESYS 2.0

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PAGCOR Launches 2nd Photography Contest

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) launches the 2nd PAGCOR National Photography Competition. Going under the theme “Only in the Philippines,” the competition aims to promote the beauty and uniqueness of the nation while, at the same time, flaunts the keen, artistic eye of Filipino photographers. The competition is open to all Filipino citizens at least 18 years of age. The competition is also … Continue reading PAGCOR Launches 2nd Photography Contest