YAR-TSRA (Youth as Researchers – Tanoto Student Research Awards) is a training and mentoring program that supports young people to design and conduct social research under the auspices of Unesco and the Tanoto Foundation. The program will include training and mentoring in research, academic writing, critical thinking skills and problem solving skills. The purpose of this activity is to provide space for the younger generation to voice their opinions and experiences on current issues through inclusive knowledge production. The research produced by the participants will be presented to policy makers and other relevant stakeholders, facilitated by UNESCO and the Tanoto Foundation.

The research themes offered are:

  1. Civil participation;
  2. Climate action;
  3. Digital transformation;
  4. Inclusive education; and
  5. Health care.

Participant requirements:

  1. Registered as a second or third year student at Diponegoro University;
  2. Able to communicate in English both verbally and in writing;
  3. Leaders in their respective communities;
  4. Interested and passionate about solving social problems;
  5. Have experience in conducting social research; and
  6. Involved in youth organizations.

Registration can be via https://bit.ly/YAR-TSRA2023