Deadline: 17 February 2016
Wedu is inviting applicants for the new cohort of Rising Stars with a mission to unlock the leadership potential of women in Asia by providing lifelong mentorship and innovative financing options to complete higher education and become change-makers in their communities.
A Rising Star is a young woman from Asia who is currently enrolled in or entering university and is selected by Wedu for the Leadership Development Program. Rising Stars demonstrate strong leadership potential and a commitment to improving their community.
Rising Stars participate in the mentorship program, through which they receive one-on-one mentorship from a mentor who has relevant professional experience to support them with their goals. Mentors guide Rising Stars in their personal and professional development as a leader, and help them achieve their goal of social change.
Wedu envisions a world where individuals from the least developed corners of the world have the tools to change their own lives, and the leadership skills to catalyze positive development in their communities and contribute to social advancement in their home country. It works with young women throughout Asia, with a focus on underserved communities, who exhibit strong leadership qualitie
- Building leadership development potential
- Set future goals and work towards success with the help of mentors
- Opportunity to receive funding for higher education
- Be part of a supportive global community
How to Apply
Interested applicants can apply online by submitting the application form given on the website.
For more information, please visit Rising Star.