The AmCham Business Leadership Program (BLP) seeks to give Filipino students a chance at an unprecedented level of access and interaction with the top companies and executives in the Philippines so that they gain a better understanding of the role of business in national development and a wider perspective of key global business and economic issues in the hopes this knowledge will help them in their future endeavors.

Apply for the FREE Business Leadership Program (BLP) 2024 NOW! Applications due by January 31, 2024!

The American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (AmCham) is inviting all college juniors interested in a career in business to apply for the upcoming BLP to be held in June 2024 in Manila.

BLP strives to provide opportunity for college students to engage with CEO’s and leaders of 17+ AmCham member companies during a 10-day program of leadership talks, corporate visits, and networking events. Transportation, accommodations, and meals are provided by the sponsor companies.

2024 is the 22nd year of our program. 30+ students are chosen from colleges and universities across all regions of the Philippines. Apply today!



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The Best Meets the Best

The candidates are put through a rigorous application process to get only the best of the best to join the program. This creates an environment where participants can learn from each other.

Essay Question

Candidates must submit an essay explaining why they want to join the program and how they would make use of their learnings after the program.

CEO Mentorship

Participants get to interact with CEOs and Business Leaders from leading companies to learn directly from them and gain insight into their business practices.

Case Studies

Candidates may participate in group dynamics in a case study to help test their intellect, and leadership skills.

School Endorsement

Aspiring students must secure a letter of recommendation from their college or university deans. Only 5 nominees per school will be entertained.

Panel Interview

Participants will be interviewed by a panel of judges who will give a holistic assessment of the candidate.

Business Case Competition

The Business Case Competition is the culmination of the 15-day program, where participants showcase all their learnings from school, and their 15-day immersion.


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