YOUNG LEADERS' PROGRAM

2023/7/25
JAPANESE GOVERNMENT (MONBUKAGAKUSHO: MEXT) SCHOLARSHIP
YOUNG LEADERS’ PROGRAM (YLP)

Applications for the 2024 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 2-5 years of work experience (varies depending on the course)
★ 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.
Please direct all application inquiries to the recommending authority.

※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. For courses with more than one recommending authority, applicants must choose only one (1) recommending authority to submit their documents to.
※For the certificate of health, the health tests can be done in any medical institution. Please make sure that the certificate is completely filled-up before submitting your application.
※For recommendation letters, letters with a wet signature are highly appreciated. Scanned letters or those with an e-signature have to be notarized or certified as true copies.



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: glsi.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
Department of Interior and Local Government
DILG-NAPOLCOM Center
EDSA cor. Quezon Avenue, Quezon City 1104
Tel. No. 8876-3454 Loc. 2601; 2602; 2603