2019 Professor Muhammad Yunus Scholarship to attend One Young World

Deadline: April 19, 2019.

Yunus Centre is currently accepting applications for candidates to participate in the One Young World 2019 Summit in London, the United Kingdom from 22 – 25 October.

10 selected candidates from Bangladesh will have the golden opportunity to accompany Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus as a member of his delegation.



1. They are looking for young Bangladeshi leaders with a passion for global issues and a track record of making a significant impact.

2. The candidates should be engaged in social entrepreneurship and demonstrate an understanding of local/global issues and a commitment to affecting positive change.

3. The applicant should be proficient in the use of the English language, both written and oral.

4. Special priority will be given to children of Grameen Bank borrowers and candidates from Grameen sister companies.

5. In order to apply for this position, the applicant must fulfill all criteria outlined below on the application date:

  • Young professionals with leadership abilities
  • Concern and understanding of local or global issues
  • Commitment to effecting positive change
  • Involvement within the community or have some initiatives in social entrepreneurship
  • Good presence
  • Age 18 – 30
  • Citizen of Bangladesh
  • Proficiency in both English and Bengali



1. Submit a CV and motivation letter here.

2. Selected candidates will need to take part in a written test and interview.

3. More information available here.



For any queries, please contact Urmee Hossain at urmee@yunuscentre.org.




Professor Muhammad Yunus Scholarship

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