Jain International Trade Organisation (JITO), Ahmedabad Chapter
Saturday 23 Mar 2019

JITO JAINA BJS Youth Exchange Program 2018 to USA

Event details
  • Friday | 15 June, 2018 - Tuesday | 10 July, 2018
  • 12:00 AM To 12:00 PM
  • USA
  • Event Open for : JITO Members & Guest (All)
  • Gender : All


After an immensely successful 1st of its kind Jain Youth Exchange Program 2015 and an even more successful program in 2016 and 2017, JITO-Ahmedabad is happy to announce the opening of applications for the JITO-JAINA-BJS Jain Youth Exchange Program 2018, going global.

The JYEP 2018 program is a unique opportunity for Young Jains to explore the American culture, JAIN values, Entrepreneurial Eco-System, visit famous monuments and Colleges, meet some outstanding Jain Entrepreneurs who have made it really big, attend the YJA Convention and form ever lasting bonds!


Eligibility Criteria: Age group of 18-23 years, Applicant must be a JAIN

Tentative Schedule for Visit: 15th June to 10th July 2018

Duration: 3 weeks

Cities to Visit: New York, Washington DC, San Francisco and Chicago

(Please note: JAINA will arrange all lodging and boarding related expenses. All travel related and out of pocket expenses to be borne by the participants)

Stay during the visit: The participants will be staying with eminent Jain Families in USA under the care of JAINA.

Selection Criteria: The participants will be selected from all across the world on basis of their application, portfolio, written examination, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.


All participants must read the below instructions carefully before starting the Application form filling.

1) The Application form must be filled online on the link given below and must also be sent in hard copy along with the portfolio. The list of documents to be sent in the portfolio has been mentioned in the end of the downloadable form.

2) Please note that while filling the online form, the answers cannot be saved mid way. It is recommended that you go through the entire form once, gather all the data and fill the form in one attempt.

3) We recommend that for the essay type questions, you also save them in a separate word file for sending them along with the hard copy.

4) After clicking submit button at the end of the form, the participants will be directed towards a window where they have to Pay INR 100 as application fees. This payment is non-refundable and must be done online via Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking.

5) Only those applications will be considered for which the Application fees payment has been done.


How to apply:

The applicant has to fill in the online application form http://e10.hubilo.com/ticketing and has to courier the portfolio with the required documents and hard copy of application form (attached above) at JITO Ahmedabad Office within the stipulated time.


Documents required with the application form:

-           Copy of the applicant's passport (Both pages)

-           Copy of US VISA (if he / she already has)

-           An Introductory letter to the Host Family

-           Certificates and awards received in previous 4 Years

-           Your professional CV

-           Your Family Photograph

-           2 Passport size photos

-           A copy of your Aadhar Card

-           A Copy of Educational Certificates;10th, 12th and Graduation/Post Graduation Certificate


Last date to register online is 11th March 2018.

Portfolio with application form has to reach the Office of JITO Ahmedabad within 4 days from the date of Online Application.


JITO Ahmedabad Office Address:

3rd Floor, Heritage TCL House, B/h Visnagar Bank, Nr. Gujarat Vidhyapith, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad – 380014.


The details for written examination, group discussion, personal interview and other communication shall be made directly to the applicants via E-mail and SMS.

We wish you all the very best!