As there have been more students strongly recommended than the number of scholarships available, the AFS Selection Committee has decided to hold a National Selection Camp where there will be a 2nd interview. Kindly refer to the namelist attached below to know if you are the lucky ones selected to participated in this Selection Camp!
Details of the Selection Camp are as stated below:
Date : Friday, 13 July to Sunday, 15 July 2018
Venue : Crystal Crown Hotel, No. 12, Jalan Utara, PJS 52, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Time : 9.00AM (Friday) till 1.00PM (Sunday)
Registration : 8.00AM – 9.00AM (Friday, 13th July)
Attire : Semi-formal
All parents are invited to attend an optional briefing at the same venue on Friday, 13th July at 9.00AM – 10.00AM. Seating is limited to two seats per family due to space constraint. Kindly RSVP by 12.00 midnight on Sunday, 8th July 2018.
As part of this selection process, you are required to fill an Online Application before attending this camp. Kindly log on to https://www.afsglobal.org/participant1.3 to register and select YES Inbound (Youth Exchange & Study for Winter Arrival).
For instructions on how to complete the Online Application, please look out for an email by YES Specialist, Nadia Samsudin with the title ‘YES ONLINE APPLICATION (INSTRUCTIONS)’ on 4 July 2018.
If you did not receive this email, please email [email protected].
Kindly be reminded that this Online Application must be completed by Thursday, 12th June 2018 and you are required to bring a copy of these forms to the Selection Camp.
HOW TO GET THERE?
Your parents may drive to the hotel directly but please be informed that the hotel has limited parking lots. If you are heading to the hotel from KLIA2, take the KLIA Express (train) to KL Sentral. From there, take the LRT to Stesen Taman Jaya. The hotel is located 5 minutes away. Alternatively, you can take a bus from KLIA2 directly to KL Sentral with a cheaper fare.
For help, please liaise with Nadia Samsudin at [email protected].
Smart Casual/Semi-formal. Jeans, collared shirts, blouses and khakis are fine. Shorts/Short skirts/slippers/sleeveless tops are strictly not allowed during the camp. Kindly bring one set of formal attire to wear during your interview. Also, do not forget to bring along your sports attire :- long track pants & t-shirts, sports shoes; to be worn during activities indoors/outdoors (within the compound of the hotel).
You are advised to take care of your personal belongings during the camp. Please avoid bringing valuable items such as laptops, tablets, DSLR/Digital Cameras to the camp.
Please do not forget to bring along your Original Certificates and exam results from Form 3 to Form 5 and your latest exam results (Peperiksaan Pertengahan Tahun/Mid-year Exam Results).
If you do not have the original certificates, you may bring photocopies of them.
LODGING AND MEALS
All participants will be allocated a twin sharing room which includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and tea breaks. For those with dietary restrictions, please feel free to contact us and we will place your dietary request with the hotel.
For those who need a letter to be given to your school, please print out the Invitation Letter and Name list attached to be passed to your School Counsellor.
QUESTIONS and RSVP
Kindly call or email us to inform of your participation by 12.00 midnight on Sunday, 8th July 2018. For any inquiry, call us at +603 7887 6866 and speak to YES Specialist, Nadia Samsudin or email at [email protected].
Congratulations, you are now one step closer to joining the program!