Call for Applications ACYPL – USINDO 2014 EXCHANGE PROGRAM

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Call for Applications

 ACYPL – USINDO 2014 EXCHANGE PROGRAM

Deadline: June 6, 2014

The United States – Indonesia Society (USINDO), in cooperation with the American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL), is seeking applications from young national or provincially elected officials, political party representatives, public policy makers, political activists, campaign or election professional, political journalists or labor union representatives from Indonesia to participate in the 2014 United States Exchange Program.

The 2014 United States Exchange Program will include nine participants from Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines, of whom three will be from Indonesia. It will be held from August 10-21, 2014, in Washington, DC, and in Minneapolis, Minnesota. USINDO, as in-country coordinator for ACYPL for the past few years, will be doing selection and preparation for three Indonesian delegates who will be participating in this program.

The three selected Indonesian delegates will observe and participate in U.S. primary and election related activities in Washington DC, and attend the National Conference of State Legislatures annual meeting in Minnesota. The delegates will also meet distinguished ACYPL alumni who work and serve in state legislature all over the U.S.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Between 25 and 40 years of age
  • Fluent in English
  • National or provincially elected officials, political party representatives, public policy makers, political activists, campaign or election professional, political journalists, or labor union representatives
  • Demonstrate potential for future leadership
  • No, or limited, past travel to the United States

Application Instructions and Deadline:

Eligible candidates are required to submit the completed application form, personal statement, and CV to usindojkt@usindo.org by June 6, 2014. Incomplete or late applications submissions will not be considered. The application form can be downloaded HERE. USINDO will announce the results on June 20, 2014.

Should you have any further inquiries and questions, please contact us at usindojkt@usindo.org or contact our Program Staff, Rizqy Bayuaji Aryadi at +6221 3983 0061.