YOUNG LEADERS' PROGRAM

2021/10/14
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP
YOUNG LEADERS’ PROGRAM (YLP)

Applications for the 2022 Young Leaders Program are now open.

 
The objectives of the Young Leaders Program are to:
  1. Foster future national leaders in the countries of Asia and other regions
  2. Create comprehensive human networks among the leaders of nations
  3. Establish friendly relationships among the countries involved, including Japan
  4. Improve the quality of policy planning in the participating countries
★ CRITERIA
To qualify for the program, interested applicants must be:
  • A Filipino citizen
  • A Bachelor’s degree holder with excellent academic records
  • Highly proficient in English
  • Under 40 years old
  • Employed with at least 3-5 years of work experience
★ HOW TO APPLY
All YLP applications must be coursed through the specific recommending authorities for each course.
The deadline of application submissions will depend on each recommending authority.
 

Young Leaders' Program (MEXT web site): https://www.mext.go.jp/en/policy/education/highered/title02/detail02/sdetail02/sdetail02/1374094.htm

※To obtain information about the host university, please access the URL listed in the APPLICATION GUIDELINES .
※All application documents must be submitted to the corresponding Recommending authorities.
※To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Japan is currently restricting the entry of newcomers from all countries and regions. Under these circumstances, family members of the scholar are not automatically allowed to accompany them as dependents. It is a prerequisite that the host university agrees to accept the family members and is prepared to accept them. In addition, priority is given to the scholar's entry into Japan.



COURSES OFFERED

1. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

Recommending Authorities:
Junior Chamber International Philippines
#14 Don A. Roces Avenue, Quezon City
E-mail: nom@philjaycees.com
Tel. No. 8374-4138
 

Management Association of the Philippines
Unit 608, 6th Floor, Tower One, Ayala Triangle
Ayala Avenue, 1226 Makati City
E-mail: map@map.org.ph; mapsecretariat@map.org.ph
Tel. No. 7751-1152
Fax: 7751-1154

2. LAW

Recommending Authorities:
UP - College of Law
University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City
E-mail: uplawdean.upd@up.edu.ph
Tel. No. 8920-5514 local 415; 8927-0518
Ateneo De Manila Law School
#20 Rockwell Drive, Rockwell Center, Makati City
E-mail: law@ateneo.edu
Tel No. 8899-7691 to 96;
8729-2000 local 2304, 2305 to 2307

3. SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT

Recommending Authority:
Civil Service Commission
IBP Road, Constitution Hills, Batasang Pambansa Complex,
Diliman, Quezon City 1126
Tel. Nos. 8951-4724, 8951-2574, 8931-4182, 8931-7971

4. SCHOOL OF LOCAL GOVERNANCE

Recommending Authorities:
Civil Service Commission
IBP Road, Constitution Hills, Batasang Pambansa Complex,
Diliman, Quezon City 1126
Tel. Nos. 8951-4724, 8951-2574, 8931-4182, 8931-7971
 
UP - National College of Public Administration and Governance
University of the Philippines
Diliman, Quezon City
Tel. No. 8981-8500 local 4176; 8928-3861
Fax: 8926-1432