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Cost and Financial Aid

Johnson & Johnson One Young World Scholarship

Are you a young leader passionate about changing the trajectory of health for humanity?

The Johnson & Johnson One Young World Scholarship Program runs from September 2019 – February 2020. All scholar recipients will be expected to invest 10% of their time in this program and to attend regular Johnson & Johnson webinars and calls. ​

  • Participation in the 2019 Johnson & Johnson One Young World Program
    • Individual coaching with senior Johnson & Johnson leaders
    • Working with 2019 Johnson & Johnson delegates in buddy teams, over the course of the six-month program to support the Scholar through the sharing of their skills and knowledge
    • Attendance at the J&J OYW Program pre-workshop and dinner on 21 October 2019
    • Attendance at the J&J OYW Program debrief session & lunch on 26 October
    • Participation in interactive webinars and conference calls throughout the duration of the Program
  • Access to the One Young World Summit 2019 in London, United Kingdom
    • The cost of travel to and from London (economy flights only)
    • Hotel accommodation in a single room from 21-25 October inclusive
    • Catering which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner, during these days
    • Transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue
    • Summit hand-outs and support materials

Selection Criteria

  • Important: Selected scholars must be available to commit 10% of their time to the program, over the 6-month program period (September 2019 – February 2020)
  • Demonstrated capacity for leadership
  • Evidenced commitment to delivering positive change
  • Understanding of key local and/or global issues
  • Track record of generating impactful and innovative idea
  • Interest and engagement in sharing and learning from others
  • Skills: enthusiastic, pro-active, creative, eager to improve, not afraid to change the status quo, team player, good communicator and project management

One Young World will actively seek and prioritize applicants who are making a positive impact within their local community through the delivery of care to vulnerable people, their families and communities.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be working on the front lines of delivering care and dedicated to health and care giving to under-served populations and communities.
  • You can be a nurse, midwife, community health worker, a doctor, a social entrepreneur, a digital health expert, or working for a social enterprise, medical facility and/or a nongovernmental organization.
  • If selected, Health Care Professionals classified as Government Officials within their home country will need approval from their employer and may be required to undergo an additional health care compliance approval process by Johnson & Johnson before their scholarship can be confirmed.

Please note that you will be unable to save your responses and edit them later, so we recommend saving your responses in an offline document before submitting your application.   

Application deadline: 6 May 2019

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