NetMission Academy 2022 for Young Visionaries in Asia Pacific Region

NetMission Academy 2022 for Young Visionaries in Asia Pacific Region

Deadline: November 21, 2021

Applications are open for the NetMission Academy 2022. The NetMission Academy is a series of online sessions designed to equip youth with the knowledge and discussion skills to participate in Internet policymaking.

The sessions will include one orientation webinar, followed by 8 training webinars. These 1.5-hour workshops will be interactive discussion sessions, with expert guest speakers selected for each topic.

This online academy is not a one-sided learning program. Selected fellows will be assigned into thematic groups to research and prepare for the respective session as a host. All fellows are expected to actively contribute to discussions. If you are a student in tertiary education (undergraduate or postgraduate) and are interested in how the Internet impacts society, this is the program for you.

Benefits

  • Graduates of the academy can become NetMission Ambassadors.
  • Opportunity to join the working group(s) and/or organising committee(s) of regional conference activities for youth, including APIGA, APrIGF, ICANN, and IGF, to host youth activities at some of these events which involves moderating a policy discussion dialogue.
  • Opportunity to build an initiative for the development of the Internet and advance the governance discussions in Asia.
  • Opportunity to submit the workshop proposal to the Global Internet Governance Forum held by the United Nations.

Eligibility

  • Open to young visionaries who want to make a change for the betterment of the Internet and the community.
  • Full-time students currently enrolled in any tertiary institutions within the Asia Pacific of all disciplines are welcome.

Application

  • Only completed applications will be considered.
  • You will receive an automatic confirmation email upon successful submission.
  • The training will be held virtually online.

Click here to apply

For more information, visit NetMission Academy.

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