Honda Foundation


“I reached where I am now just through technology. If we really can solve problems with technology, then I definitely want to be of some use."

Honda Foundation was established in December 1977 by donations from the founder of Honda Motor Company, Soichiro Honda, and his younger brother, Benjiro.

Vision & Mission


Require a completely new approach in the search for a resolution

Harmonize human activities with the natural environment Develop science and technology in harmony with human environment Science and technology for the welfare of human beings
The Honda Foundation aims to help address a wide range of issues caused by rapid technological advancement. The objective of the foundation is to create a humane civilization for present and future generations.

Activities


Honda Foundation

Bringing technology to center stage in recognition of knowledge.

Providing a Global Stage

Creating unlimited possibilities for next generation

Y-E-S Award


Objective

Support the development and promotion of young leaders to spearhead the growth of these countries in the future.
The program is aimed at the balanced and sound advancement of industry and of science and technology in all of these Southeast Asian countries.

History

  • Started in Vietnam in 2006,
  • Then in India in 2007
  • Then in Laos and Cambodia in 2008,
  • Then in Myanmar in 2014
  • Then in Bangladesh in 2019

Y-E-S Award in Bangladesh


SPONSORED BY

SUPPORTED BY

COLLABORATING PARTNERS 4 Engineering University

BUET

CUET

RUET

KUET

OBJECTIVE

To provide opportunities and financial aid to young Bangladeshi researchers and engineers, to encourage specialized study in eco-technology as well as provide an opportunity to acquire higher professional education in Japan.

Y-E-S Award in Bangladesh


STAGE 1 – Y-E-S Award

OBJECTIVE

To recognize / award meritorious students in field of Science & Technology (including eco-technology)

Amount from HOF US$ 3,000 / awardee
Motorcycle from BHL 1 unit / awardee
Eligibility Undergraduate students of 3rd year (6th Semester) & 4th year (7th Semester)
STAGE 2 – Y-E-S Award Plus

OBJECTIVE

To support higher education of Y-E-S awardees in Japan

Amount US$ 7,000 for internship (more than 10 weeks) in Japan + US$ 3,000 preparation fees for further study in Japan
Or
US$ 10,000 for PG* / Ph. D studies in Japan (more than 1 year)
Eligibility All Stage 1 winners

N.B.: This award can be received only 1 time.

HONDA Y-E-S Award in Bangladesh


Selection Process

Download Form


Note:

  • Application is applicable for only collaborating 4 engineering Universities
  • If there is any questions/query, please contact to the concern person of each Universities
  • Hand writing is not applicable.