[Blueboard] CALL for APPLICATIONS for the Inaugural University Scholars Leadership Symposium

OIP oip at admu.edu.ph
Wed May 12 10:39:17 PHT 2010

The Inaugural University Scholars Leadership Symposium from 1 - 7 August 2010 in Malacca, Malaysia is now open for applications. A total of seven (7) undergraduate students of the Ateneo are invited to attend. The symposium allows young leaders the opportunity to understand more about the global humanitarian need, to learn how to organize a humanitarian relief and be challenged in their worldview. 

Australian Diplomat Geraldine Cox, who has devoted her life to the Homeless Children in Cambodia, and Nobel Peace Prize candidate Tim Peters who will share his experience on humanitarian relief for North Korea citizens are some of the speakers scheduled to share at the event. 

The registration fee of USD700 includes six (6) night accommodation at a 4-Stars Hotel (Mahkota Melaka), meals (3 Meals + 2 Coffee Breaks per day), local transportation, field trips, site visits, guest lectures, workshop discussions, a souvenir T-shirt, Certificate of Participation, an Official Welcoming Dinner host by the Melaka State Government, and more importantly, the opportunity to network with future World Leaders. Participants are expected to cover their own airfare. 

Deadline of application is on 30 May 2010. 

To find out more on eligibility and application procedures, kindly contact the OIP at 426-6001 local 4037/ 4038. You may also visit the official website at www.universityscholars.org.uk or the United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service website at http://www.un-ngls.org/spip.php?article2328. 

For more information on other scholarships and grant opportunities abroad, kindly visit: http://ateneo.edu/index.php?p=2953

Thank you.

Office of International Programs
2/F Bellarmine Hall
Ateneo de Manila University
Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights
Quezon City, Philippines 1108
T: 632 - 426 6001 local 4037
    632 - 927 4534
F: 632 - 426 5907

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