Jain International Trade Organisation (JITO), Ahmedabad Chapter
Wednesday 24 Apr 2019

JITO-JAINA-BJS Youth Exchange Program 2019

Event details
  • Saturday | 15 June, 2019 - Wednesday | 10 July, 2019
  • 12:00 AM To 12:00 AM
  • USA
  • Event Open for : JITO Members & Guest (All)
  • Gender : All

JITO-JAINA-BJS Jain Youth Exchange Program 2019 to USA

After the immensely successful last 4 years (2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018) of the unique Jain Youth Exchange Program, JITO-Ahmedabad is happy to announce the opening of applications for the 5th edition of JITO-JAINA-BJS Jain Youth Exchange Program-JYEP 2019.

The JYEP 2019 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 JAINA Convention and form ever lasting bonds!


Eligibility Criteria: Age group of 18-23 years (completing 18 before 01/04/2019), Born Between 01.01.1996 - 31.03.2001 only should apply. Applicant must be a JAIN

Tentative Schedule for Visit: 15th June to 10th July 2019

Duration: Around 4 weeks

Tentative Cities to Visit: New York, Washington DC, San Francisco and Los Angeles

(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 form, E-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 (Hubilo Platform).

2) The E-Portfolio (As mentioned in the beginning and end of the form on the link above) must be sent via email to youthexchange@jitoahmedabad.org in PDF Format.

3) 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.

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 200 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://jyep.hubilo.com/ticketing/#/ticket and email E-Portfolio as per details mentioned in the form to youthexchange@jitoahmedabad.org

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

-           Your resume/CV

-           Your Family Photograph


Last date to register online is 17th Feb, 2019.

E-Portfolio must be emailed within 7 days from the date of Online Application.


JITO Ahmedabad Office Address and Contact details for any queries:

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!