Launching of Young Politicians’ Fellowship Programme, Second Cohort: November – December 2019


Sep 16; The Young Politicians’ Fellowship Programme (YPFP) is inviting Expressions of Interest (EoIs) for its second cohort to be held from 18 November 2019 – 13 December 2019. Young Members of political parties represented in the National Assembly and/or the four Provincial Assemblies are eligible to submit their EoIs by the deadline of October 11, 2019.

The Young Politicians’ Fellowship Programme (YPFP) is a prestigious programme of training and in-depth learning for young, active and passionate political party workers. The highly-competitive fellowship programme is designed to provide a unique opportunity to selected young members, belonging to Pakistan’s leading political parties, to tackle political challenges and opportunities and effectively contribute to policy reform. The fellowship, through high-level trainings and engagements, will facilitate selected fellows to connect, exchange experiences, and receive academic, practitioner and policy training to enrich their knowledge of the field of politics. The YPFP aims to expose young members of various political parties of Pakistan to political knowledge and practices both within the parties and other political institutions through dialogues and interaction with some of the most knowledgeable and experienced subject-specialists in Pakistan.

You are eligible to submit an EoI if you are:

  1. Between 25 to 35 years of age as of September 16, 2019.
  2. Have been a member of any political party represented in the National Assembly and/or the four Provincial Assemblies.
  3. A Pakistani national residing in Pakistan with a demonstrated interest and passion for politics

Interested young political party members, especially Women and Minorities, are strongly encouraged to submit Expressions of Interest online at

While the online link contains detailed FAQs, any further information or assistance can be sought by emailing queries at [email protected].

The last date for receiving Completed Expression of Interest Forms is October 11, 2019, Time: 11:59 PM.

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