Applications Open for Ashoka Changemakerxchange Summit in Singapore-Malaysia!

Deadline: 28 February 2017

Applications are open for Ashoka Changemakerxchange Summit in Singapore-Malaysia that aims to engage young social entrepreneurs and changemakers who are creating positive social impact within their communities.. The summit will take place from May 17th to May 21st 2017 and participants must be able to attend all days.

This edition of ChangemakerXchange summit is the first of three retreats hosted across Southeast Asia which will gather participants from South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, China, and India.

The ChangemakerXchange is a global collaboration platform for young social innovators. It gathers some of the world’s most exciting changemakers at impact retreats in beautiful spaces around the world for the exchange and co-creation of ideas.

ChangemakerXchange brings together some of the world’s top social innovators, who have dedicated their lives to solving a social problem and have the skills and mindset to collaborate for collective impact.

Benefits

ChangemakerXchange covers 100% of travel costs and conference costs for all 4 nights and 5 days (including flights, hotel accommodation, local transport, food, and more).

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants for ChangemakerXchange:

  • must be between 18 to 30 years old (a limited number of 3 places is available for 29 and 30 year old applicants)
  • should lead, co-lead, have founded or co-founded their own social venture which is up and running and addresses a relevant social problem (an idea or volunteering for an organization is unfortunately not enough)
  • must speak English well enough to understand and make presentations in English and participate in discussions
  • should have the skills and know-how to be part of a special community of collaborative young social entrepreneurs and be willing to play an active role in this community
  • must come from South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, China, or India.

How to Apply

Interested applicants can apply via given website.

Eligible Countries: South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, China, or India

For more information, please visit Ashoka Changemakerxchange Summit.

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