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Fully Funded IATSS Forum Leadership Training Program in Japan 2017

IATSS Forum Leadership Training Program in Japan 2017
Closing Date
30 June 2016

Application for the 57th & 58th IATSS Forum Program in 2017
[ Period ]
Application for the 57th & 58th IATSS Forum Program in 2017

57th IATSS Forum: *May - July, 2017 (55days)
58th IATSS Forum: *September - November, 2017 (55days)
* Applications are accepted once a year.

[ Participating Countries ]
Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam

Language Used: English
Communications will be based in English.

Number of participants
57th IATSS Forum: 18 participants , 2 participants for 9 countries
58th IATSS Forum: 18 participants , 2 participants for 9 countries

Closing Date of Application for 57th & 58th
From February-1st to June-30th, 2016

Fees
The IATSS Forum pays for the round trip airfare, participation fees for the program, accommodations, and almost all food expenses, etc.

Participants need to pay for their personal expenses.

Eligibility
  • Applicants must be from one of the above mentioned countries and possess the physical and mental capabilities necessary to participate fully in program activities.
  • Applicants should be 35 years old or younger at the time of the closing date of the application.
  • Applicants should have at least 2 years of full-time professional job experience at the time of the application and be eligible for reinstatement to his/her current position after completing the program.
Application Procedure
Application documents: All documents are to be sent to the applicant's Country Secretariat.
Malaysia

Need to submit
  • IATSS Forum application form (A4 size)
  • 2 essays (A4 size)
  • 1 photo (4 cm x 3 cm, name on the back)
  • 2 recommendation forms (A4) (One of them should be your direct supervisor at your present job)
  • Certificate of English Proficiency (if possible)
Application Booklet
Application Form
Please carefully read the application booklet above first and download the application form (word) for submission.

Selection
There are three stages to the screening process.
First Screening
(July, 2016)Examination of application documents by the IATSS Forum Country Committee

Second Screening
(August-September, 2016)Examination of application documents by the IATSS Forum Steering Committee in Japan

Final Interview
(November-December, 2016)Interview with prospective applicants by the IATSS Forum Steering Committee and the IATSS Forum Country Committee, in their country

Other terms and conditions
  • Only those applicants who have successfully passed screening at each stage will be contacted.
  • Schedule subject to change.
  • We can not guarantee which season's forum you will be able to participate in.
Link: http://www.iatssforum.jp

Pre-University, Undergraduate & Postgraduate Scholarship Offers

  1. 30 April 2017: Dermasiswa Program Pembiayaan Pendidikan Tunas Potensi
  2. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Yayasan AFS Antarabudaya Malaysia (YABM) Scholarship for Form 5 Students Apply AFS Program
  3. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Bank Negara Malaysia Undergraduate (Honours) Scholarships
  4. 30 April 2017: Biasiswa Bank Negara Malaysia Postgraduate (Master & PhD) Scholarships
  5. 2 May 2017: Biasiswa MREPC Local Undergraduate Scholarship Awards
  6. 2 May 2017: MREPC Scholarship Awards for Graduate Diploma of Rubber Technology
  7. 3 May 2017: The Astro Scholarship Award for Pre-University / Foundation / Diploma / Undergraduate
  8. 3 May 2017: The Astro Postgraduate Scholarship Awards for MBA & Data Science
  9. 3 May 2017: Skim Prihatin Pendidikan 1Malaysia (SPP1M) 1Malaysia Education Care Scheme
  10. 8 May 2017: Sarawak Energy Berhad Scholarships for Sarawakians
  11. 22 May 2017: Biasiswa JPA: Penawaran Program Penajaan 9A+ SPM 2016
  12. 30 May 2017: Biasiswa Yayasan Tun Suffian Cambridge Scholarship Awards
  13. 1 June 2017: Hong Leong Foundation Local Undergraduate Scholarship Application
  14. 18 June 2017: Penang Future Foundation (PFF) Undergraduate Scholarship
  15. 30 June 2017: Biasiswa OCBC Bank Malaysia Local Undergraduate Scholarships
  16. 31 December 2017: Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) Discount on Repayment
  17. Open throughout the year: Maxis What’s Next Scholarship for Postgraduate Degree/Diploma Programme
  18. Open throughout the year: Biasiswa Karangkraf Scholarship Education Fund
  19. Open throughout the year: Amcorp Study Grant for ACCA Qualification in Collaboration with Yayasan Azman Hashim Foundation
  20. 36 Scholarships for IPTA Undergraduate Students
  21. Throughout the year: Intel Malaysia Scholarships