India invites applications for BD Youth Delegation


Indian High Commission in Dhaka has invited applications from the youths of Bangladesh across various disciplines, including sports, art and culture, entrepreneurship and media for ‘Bangladesh Youth Delegation – Visit to India 2020’. Bangladesh Youth Delegation provides an opportunity for 100 dynamic and talented youths from Bangladesh to travel to India in a programme that is fully-funded by the government of India.

The High Commission in association with the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India organises this annual programme. Over a weeklong visit to India provides opportunities for the 100-member delegation to experience various facets of Indian culture and development.

The visit encompasses travel to various iconic locations – cultural, industrial and others. The 100-member Bangladesh youth delegates also generally travel to multiple cities in India. The last date for receiving applications is February 29, and applications are being received in prescribed format (hcidhaka.gov.in/pdf/CV_Format.pdf ), according to Indian High Commission in Dhaka.

Applications need to be sent by e-mail to byd.dhaka@mea.gov.in and applicants will have to satisfy the eligibility criteria, said the High Commission of India on Thursday.