Asia Kakehashi Project 2022-2023 officially launched in Bangladesh

With great pleasure we announce that the Asia Kakehashi Project 2022-2023 is officially launched in Bangladesh. This scholarship program aims to heighten potential interest in Japan by promoting “Bridge Building” between high school students of Japan and Asia. Please keep checking your inbox along with junk/spam folders too as you will be notified about next updates in the registered email ID. Only eligible candidates based on the eligibility criteria will move to the next step of the selection process

Program Overview:

  • Duration: June 2022 – March 2023 Note: The schedule is subject to change.
  • Content: Japanese high school experiences with dormitory-stay or homestay
  • Fee: Full scholarship sponsored by the Japanese Government
  • Support: All participants will be supported by AFS Japan’s experienced local volunteers and professional staff during the program in Japan. Pre-program support will be provided by AFS/NGO under the AFS policies and guidelines.
  • Eligibility criteria: Applicants to the program in 2022 must meet the following criteria:
    a) Between 15 and 18 years of age, born after April 2, 2004 and before April 1, 2007;
    b) Citizen of Bangladesh at the time of application;
    c)
    Obtained minimum of 60% marks in principle in all subjects in the latest examination at school and overall minimum average of 60% marks in all subjects for the past two years;
    d) Learners of Japanese
    ;
    e) Demonstrate strong potential of leadership to act as a bridge between the home country and Japan during and after the program; and
    f) not have participated in the ASIA KAKEHASHI program before or any other full scholarship

Priority will be given to students of families with low incomes

If you have applied for Other/ YES scholarship earlier please note you cannot re apply for the scholarship in case your pre application/ inquiry was accepted to next round. If rejected at pre application stage, you can apply again. The confirmation for the same will need to come from school/ chapter.

Note:

We will communicate with you ONLY over the email shared in this form. In case the email mentioned is incorrect, AFS is NOT responsible for the same

In case you are shortlisted/not shortlisted for the next round of the program, we will communicate with you.


NO PHONE CALLS/MESSAGES WILL BE ENTERTAINED

PLEASE FILL IN THE FORM GIVEN BELOW BY 11:59 PM of 6 DECEMBER, 2021.

PLEASE FILL THE FORM ONCE ONLY. DUPLICATION WILL LEAD TO DISQUALIFCATION

ASIA KAKEHASHI PROJECT 2022 – BANGLADESH INQUIRY FORM:

https://forms.gle/Rs7CeG86MBNPajZk7