iPace @ American Center – Call for Enrollment – Term 4


Deadline              : October 15, 2017

Location              : Yangon

Duration              : November 6 – December 16, 2017 (six weeks accelerated course)

Type                     : Free

Description         :

The Institute for Political and Civic Engagement ‪#‎iPACE in Yangon is pleased to release its student applications for Term 4, 2017. iPACE will be accepting applications from interested participants until October 15, 2017.

iPACE is providing education and training courses to Myanmar community leaders involved in political parties, labor movements and civil society. Courses will increase the knowledge and practical application of fundamental democratic principles and promote citizen engagement to inform more representative, accountable governance. All courses are designed by subject matter experts and based at the American Center in Yangon and Jefferson Center in Mandalay.

Term 4, 2017 will include courses in:

  1. Organizational Development for Civil Society
  2. Federalism
  3. Political Engagement
  4. Leadership for Change
  5. Training for Trainers for Civic Educators
  6. Training for Trainers for Ending Gender-Based Violence

Who can apply?

We encourage anyone who is working for community development in political parties, labor movements/institutions and non-governmental organizations (NGO) or civil society organizations (CSO) to apply. Members of international NGOs are not eligible. iPACE hopes to attract participants who will use what they learn in their work and organizations.

What language will be used during the class?

The classes will be conducted in both Myanmar and English languages. There will be Myanmar translators in the classes with English teachers.

Application Process:

We encourage you to apply – especially for those outside Yangon ask about our scholarships! Join our 2200+ alumni from across Myanmar and become part of the iPACE family!

Interested participants should submit a fully completed application. Completed applications may be sent to [email protected] or left at American Center, Rangoon located at 14 Tawwin Rd, Dagon Township, Yangon.

Limited scholarships are available for a limited number of participants who are coming
from outside of Yangon Division. Proof of residency outside of Yangon will be required. We encourage out-of-Yangon participants to apply!

Check out the FAQs for more information. Course descriptions included with the application form: Here

Please visit this link for detail information: Here