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Lazada Forward Scholarship

Frequently Asked Questions

Lazada Scholarship

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Lazada Scholarship
  • 1. What is Lazada Forward Scholarship?
    Lazada Forward Scholarship is a development program which is offered to Indonesia’s forward-looking undergraduate students regardless of university background and major. This program is a part of Lazada’s firm commitment to help young talent discover the best version of themselves. The program is designed to support Indonesian young leaders to pursue their education and excel academically without financial hurdles standing in their way. In addition, the program enables the grantees to gain a foothold in the eCommerce industry which empowers them to define who they are and what career they would like to build. The selected applicants will be eligible to receive financial assistance to cover their university tuition fees and secure an employment opportunity at Lazada Indonesia.
  • 2. What will I get if I’m selected as one of the program’s grantees?
    As a Lazada Forward Scholar, you will be eligible to: Receive a scholarship amounting IDR 35 million for each recipient. Secure LazPrentice (Lazada Apprenticeship Program) opportunity at Lazada Indonesia. Gain exposure to strategic roles and best practices from Lazada Indonesia’s leaders. Build a valuable network with Lazadians and business leaders. The above benefits will be given to Top 20 scholars that will be selected by Lazada Indonesia.
  • 3. How will I receive the scholarship if I am selected as one of the grantees?
    The scholarship will be provided on a reimbursement basis to cover the fees of up to 4 semesters of your undergraduate study. The reimbursement will be carried out every semester. Once Lazada Forward Scholarship commences, you are required to maintain a minimum GPA of 3.5 for the next four semesters or up to end of your study period (whichever comes first). You will need to report your academic transcript to Lazada every semester along with your reimbursement amount. Lazada reserves the right to revoke the scholarship if your academic merit is falling.
  • 4. Where and when can I apply for Lazada Forward Scholarship?
    The registration for this program will be held fully online and exclusively on Kalibrr platform. Registration period will begin from December 3, 2021 and end on January 7, 2022.
  • 5. What are the minimum criteria needed to be selected for the scholarship?
    Applicants must be an Indonesian citizen. No age limit applies, but applicants need to be currently enrolled in a full-time undergraduate program from any major and university background. Applicants need to be in their 4th semester at the minimum. Applicants need to prove their academic record with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. Applicants are required to provide a copy of their academic transcript. Applicants are required to submit 1 (one) copy of Letter of Recommendation issued by the campus authority that attests to your academic credentials. Applicants must be able to show their enthusiasm in building a career in the eCommerce industry. Applicants ought to be committed to maintaining a 3.5 or above cumulative GPA once the Lazada Forward Scholarship program begins. Applicants with an ongoing scholarship engagement with other companies or any scholarship providers will not be considered.
  • 6. Can I apply for the program if I’m currently in my third semester or less?
    Lazada Forward Scholarship is open for undergraduate students who are at least in their fourth semester as of December 2021. Regrettably, this means that interested candidates who are in their third semester or less are not eligible to apply. Please look forward to other exciting opportunities from Lazada in the future by visiting our Careers page here.
  • 7. How do I complete my application?
    Interested individuals can start applying by accessing the link here. You will be directed to Lazada’s page on Kalibrr platform. Login to your Kalibrr account. If you don’t have an account, please create one and populate your profile with detailed information about your skills, academic background, and any professional experience. On the application page, click on the “Apply Now” button. Submit your CV, academic transcript, Letter of Recommendation, and the YouTube link to your 2-minute creative video. You need to complete a short online assessment as part of the application process. Once all documents have been submitted, your application will be marked as ‘complete’. If one or more documents are missing, your candidacy will not be considered. Please ensure that you have submitted all necessary documents. Your submission is final and no further changes can be made. Please make sure that you are confident with your submission before completing your application.
  • 8. What kind of video should I make?
    Applicants should produce a video that covers your answer to the following topic: "My Future Forward Career in eCommerce". In the video, tell us your profile and explain your interest in pursuing a career in the eCommerce industry. Show your best self and unleash your creativity in the video. Impress the program committee with your thoughtful narrative and powerful speech! Furthermore, please ensure that you appear in the video. Bear in mind that the maximum duration of the video is capped at 2 minutes. The video should be in landscape format. Once you have produced your video, please upload it on your personal YouTube channel with the following title: “Your Full Name_Lazada Forward Scholarship”. Include the program’s hashtag, #TomorrowUnlocked and #LazadaForwardScholarship, in the video description. Ensure that the video’s access is set to Public or Unlisted. Video links that are set as Private will not be considered.
  • 9. Do I need to form a team?
    No. Applications are on an individual-basis only and group applications will not be considered. Please apply separately using your own Kalibrr profile.
  • 10. What is the TV Show about?
    If you successfully pass the initial selection process, you will be invited to take part in a reality show that will be broadcasted via streaming platform and some national TV stations. The show will function as the main event to determine and crown the winners. The TV show will begin in February 2022 and end in March 2022. Participation in the show upon the selection as a scholar is mandatory. If, as a selected candidate, you choose not to participate in the TV Show, then your candidacy status in the Lazada Forward Scholarship program will regrettably be declared void. Further details about the show will be provided separately.
  • 11. Is there any cost to apply for this Scholarship Program?
    The application for Lazada Forward Scholarship is FREE of charge. Please exercise vigilance and be aware of fraudulent messages sent on behalf of Lazada or Kalibrr. Lazada and its affiliated companies will not be liable for any direct or indirect damages incurred by the participants’ oversight.
  • 12. How do I know if I am selected for this scholarship?
    Selected candidates who successfully pass the first selection process will receive an announcement from the program committee via email from domain only.
  • 13. Who should I contact if I have further inquiries?
    For general inquiries, please contact or fill in the Contact Us form below.

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The result of the first selection process will be sent to all registered participants via email.

Lazada reserves the right to disqualify anyone who has damaged, interfered, or tampered with the registration process.

All decisions made by Lazada are final.

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