Youth Water Fellowship Program (YWFP) 2024

The Youth Water Fellowship Program (YWFP) is a water-focused six-months intensive paid fellowship program jointly offered by House of Volunteers Foundation Bangladesh and Environmental Sustainability in Textile Industries (ESTex). This fellowship program is intended for Bangladeshi young students with an aim to increase interest in research and empower youth with relevant and comprehensive work experience in the water sector. The objective of this program is to encourage and connect today’s young leaders to solve water issues and contribute to achieving SDG 6 goals.

The YWFP includes an intensive 6-month training program, mentoring support, and monthly 15,000 BDT stipend for finally selected young researchers and expected to publish their research work in recognized journals or conference proceedings.

In the first & second season of the program, a fellowship was awarded to three talented young students to conduct research in three different topics. In the 3rd cohort, a total three to five fellows will be selected in a highly competitive process. The application will be open till 15 May 2024.

 

Eligibility : Ideal Candidate should:

Be enrolled in a school, college, or university (undergraduate level) in Bangladesh.

Age: 18 to 24 years (Students shall be 18 years old by 15 April 2024 and no older than 24 on November 30, 2024)

Intermediate level of English proficiency

Study and research-oriented mindset

Weekly 10-15 hours of research work commitment

* The fellowship program highly encourages female, indigenous community and all LGBTQ+ community students to apply.

 

 How to apply

Fill up the application form: (Click here for the form)

 

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