YSEALI Power of Entrepreneurship: Exchange Application

We are excited to announce that the application process for the YSEALI Generation: Power of Entrepreneurship Regional Exchange workshop is now open!

We are excited to announce that the application process for the YSEALI Generation: Power of Entrepreneurship Regional Exchange workshop is now open!

Here are the details:

WHO: YSEALI members between the ages of 18–30 are eligible to apply. To be a YSEALI member, please register (at no cost) at: http://youngsoutheastasianleaders.state.gov/

WHERE: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
WHEN: May 27-31, 2015
HOW: Submit your applications here: https://youngsoutheastasianleaders.state.gov/regional-exchanges/

YSEALI Generation: Power of Entrepreneurship is a 5-day entrepreneurship regional exchange workshop for early-stage entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs (an inside entrepreneur, or an entrepreneur within an existing organization, who uses entrepreneurial skills to turn a new idea or project into a profitable venture for the company) from ASEAN between the ages of 18-30.

During the YSEALI Regional Exchange, participants can expect to:

  1. 1. Go through the process of evaluating a venture/idea, making appropriate adjustments, and building a plan of action
  2. 2. Improve entrepreneurial skillsets such as marketing, fundraising, pitching, and more!
  3. 3. Meet with expert mentors to get feedback on next steps
  4. 4. Network and collaborate with top young entrepreneurial leaders from ASEAN

 We invite you to submit an application to be considered for this Regional Exchange if you meet the following criteria:

  1. 1. Citizen and resident of one of the 10 ASEAN members states (Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Philippines, Burma, Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, or Vietnam)
  2. 2. Between the ages of 18 and 30
  3. 3. Member of YSEALI (If you are not yet a member, please register now at www.yseali.state.gov – there is no cost to become a member)
  4. 4. Have a well thought-out idea that you are committed to pursuing and growing into a venture (as an entrepreneur) or inside an existing organization (intrapreneurs – an “inside” entrepreneur, or an entrepreneur within an existing organization, who uses entrepreneurial skills to turn a new idea or project into a profitable venture for the company)
  5. 5. Available to participate in the full length of the Exchange in Ho Chi Minh City (May 27-31, 2015)

If you are selected to participate in this Workshop, you will receive:

  • 5 day skill-building workshop alongside 50-60 young ASEAN leaders
  • Roundtrip economy-class airfare from your home country to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (if not from Ho Chi Minh City)
  • 4 nights of accommodation in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Ground transportation to/from airport
  • All meals
  • Compensation for visa costs (if applicable)

Applications are due April 8, 2015 at 11:59 pm EST. Applicants will be notified of their involvement by April 15, 2015.

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