Glocal Teen Hero
In Search of Fantastic Teens
What is Glocal Teen Hero?
Glocal Teen Hero is a platform that is exclusively for teenagers which recognize their initiation, creativity and enthusiasm so as to empower them. It is an initiation of Glocal- Khabar, an online news portal based on youth, education and entrepreneurship.
It is an award night dedicated to the passionate and innovative teenagers who are working to create a ripple effect in the society besides academics. The overall purpose of this program is to motivate and encourage teenagers to step out of their comfort zone, be creative and nurture entrepreneurial thinking.
Glocal Teen Hero Bangladesh
With the aim to initiate Glocal Teen Hero in all over South Asia, Glocal is bringing this opportunity to Bangladeshi Teenagers for their encouragement and development. It is a fully funded program exclusively for Bangladeshi Teenagers.
It also acts as a great platform for teenagers to network with delegates from various industries in Bangladesh. It is an opportunity of life time, not only to the winner, but all the applicants, finalists and other teenagers to develop themselves through networking, collaboration and pooling of opportunities.
• 20 amazing teen (ages 13-19) will be selected for Glocal’s 20 under 20 in regards to their achievements, initiations or contributions in any other field outside of their respective school’s or college’s curriculum followed to the top 6 finalist shortlisting.
• Selection would be based on their resume, the evidence and an essay on their accomplishment followed by an interview from the panel of judges.
• The fantastic 1, then titled as “Glocal Teen Hero India”, will be given a chance to make a small documentary where they will share their inspirational stories and aspiration for future.
• They will be offered job shadowing and much more opportunities for their growth.
Top Six Finalists
what people say
Competency evolves you. You are different, and you make a difference. To be competent is to learn and analyze your experience. Glocal Teen Hero is one such great experience. The union of discussions and advises from peers, mentors, judges gives you a new perspective on life and morality. It gives you the resources to bring about that perspective. Winning the title “Glocal Teen Hero India, 2019” has provided me the opportunity to showcase my ideas, develop my interpersonal skills and most of all evolve me into something better than my past self. Glocal Teen Hero is an opportunity, a ticket to a better and brighter future.
All the teenagers who are creating an impact by doing something different should definitely apply for GTH and be a part of this incredible experience.
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