Applications are closed for the 2016 Yenching Social Innovation Forum

Our team is currently reviewing applications and creating a shortlist of candidates, which we will then pass on to a panel of judges experienced in social innovation. Applicants will hear back by mid-October. 



What Are We Looking For? 

  • Eligible age: between 18 and 29 years old (on November 24, 2016)
  • English proficiency: moderate or above
  • Applicants should demonstrate experience developing solutions to education issues through innovation. Whether you are an educator or an entrepreneur, still studying or already a professional, we are looking for bright minds from around the world who have made a difference in the education sector.


The Selection Process

The selection process is divided into two phases: 

Phase 1: The initial screening of applications by YSIF's committee will create a shortlist of candidates.

Phase 2: An external jury made up of experts in social innovation will conduct the final round of judging. Finalists will be invited to attend the Yenching Social Innovation Forum at Peking University.