Reflective Teens is delighted to announce the application opening for the first edition of Glocal Teen Hero Bangladesh for the year 2022.
Glocal Teen Hero (GTH) – Bangladesh is a Franchise of Glocal Pvt. Ltd., Nepal taken by Reflective Teens, Bangladesh that honors and elevates teenagers by allowing them to share their passion and creativity. It is a platform that recognizes teenagers who are doing something beyond their academics and are active to create a positive effect on their society.
Glocal Teen Hero was initiated in 2015 A.D. with the aim of recognizing the incredible teenagers of Kathmandu valley, and later by 2016, it expanded throughout Nepal in order to provide an amazing platform for all teenagers. With the vision of extending its horizon to other South Asian countries, Glocal Teen Hero was launched in India and then in Sri Lanka in the years 2019 and 2020 respectively. The platform is just growing and witnessing outstanding teenagers every passing year from around the world, and, for the very first time, Glocal Teen Hero is introduced in Bangladesh. Onto its the first ever program brought to the country, Glocal Teen Hero Bangladesh is all set to accept the applications of dedicated, passionate, and innovative teenagers from Bangladesh so as to recognize and empower them.
There is no cost associated to apply for Glocal Teen Hero, it’s free of cost. Besides, one can also nominate incredible teenagers they know in their community. The application opens today and the deadline for the submission of the application is October 15, 2022. Both the participation and nomination applications are available online.
The screening and interview of the finalists will be done by a jury team composed of HE Anne van Leeuwen, Ambassador, The Kingdom of the Netherlands-Bangladesh, Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman Daffodil International University (DIU) & Daffodil Family, Osama Bin Noor, Co-founder and COO Youth Opportunities, Rob Stoelman, Project Manager, UNDP, and Shuvashish Roy, Head of Business, The Daily Star.
This year Glocal Teen Hero Bangladesh 2022 has the following partners: Daffodil International University as a Strategic Partner, Kishor Alo as a knowledge partner, The Daily Star as a media partner, Save and Serve Foundation as a partner, Youth Opportunities as an outreach partner, Barishal Youth Society and Chalkboard Communications as youth engagement partner.
The top performer will receive the ‘Glocal Teen Hero 2022’ title, mentorship support, and extensive media exposure.
- Shown commendable performance in any form of co-curricular activities
- Age between 13 to 19
From the total no. of applications and document review; Glocal’s 20under20 will be selected on the basis of initiation, impact, and achievement of the participants and Top Six Finalists will be shortlisted for the final round of Glocal Teen Hero Bangladesh 2022 based on their vision, attitude & sustainability of work and also the attitude.
Application Deadline: October 15, 2022Application ClosedOfficial link