Book a Youth Homestay at My Gakidh Village

My Gakidh Village, or “My Happy Village”, is a joint initiative of the Bhutan Youth Development Fund, Aide et Action International, World Wildlife Fund Bhutan and UNDP Bhutan, the first of its kind in Bhutan with the overall goal to curb rural-urban youth migration by providing sustainable livelihood skills and opportunities to unemployed youth within […]


The ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ’๐ญ๐ก & ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“๐ญ๐ก ๐†๐จ๐ฅ๐๐ž๐ง ๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ญ๐ก ๐€๐ฐ๐š๐ซ๐ starts from ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“๐ญ๐ก ๐‰๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ฒ, ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ onwards. Virtual Assessment: ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“-๐Ÿ๐Ÿ– ๐‰๐ฎ๐ฅ๐ฒ, ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ GYA Camp in Thimphu (in person): ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ-๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“ ๐€๐ฎ๐ ๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ญ, ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ For more information, click HERE

Job Vacancy

The Bhutan Youth Development Fund is pleased to announce the following vacancies for immediate recruitment: 1. Marketing Officer- 1 2. Accountant- 1 3. Intern- 2 Please find below the job description for the positions announced below: Marketing Officer – Position Description Accountant – Position Description Intern – Position Description Please note that we will not […]


The Bhutan Youth Development Fund (YDF) and the Royal Thimphu College (RTC) jointly announce availability of 2 full scholarships under the YDF-RTC Need-Based scholarship program. The scholarship will cover all tuition and boarding costs for 3/4 years. Candidates with a minimum of 50% aggregate in English + best 3 subjects can apply for this scholarship. […]


The viva interview for the YDF-UWC Partial Scholarship, 2022 is scheduled on 24th May (Tuesday), 2022 from 10:00 AM onwards at YDF Conference Hall.  Notes: Please bring all your original documents for the interview (including recommendation letters and certificates)


The written test for the YDF-UWC Partial Scholarship, 2022 is scheduled on 16th May (Monday), 2022 at 3:00 PM-4:00 PM at YDF Conference Hall.  Notes: You need not bring your documents on the day.  Those who are not in Thimphu, online arrangement will be made. 

Bhutan YDF Social Enterprises Annual Report, 2021

Bhutan YDF Social Enterprises is pleased to share with you our first ever ๐€๐ง๐ง๐ฎ๐š๐ฅ ๐‘๐ž๐ฉ๐จ๐ซ๐ญ, ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ. Last year has been a year of milestones for YDFSE where we worked towards “๐‡๐š๐ซ๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐ญ๐ก๐ž ๐๐จ๐ฐ๐ž๐ซ ๐จ๐Ÿ ๐๐ฎ๐ฌ๐ข๐ง๐ž๐ฌ๐ฌ ๐ญ๐จ ๐ƒ๐ž๐ฏ๐ž๐ฅ๐จ๐ฉ ๐˜๐จ๐ฎ๐ญ๐ก”. Bhutan YDF Social Enterprises Annual Report, 2021

YDF-UWC Scholarship opportunity for the volunteers!

ONE Full scholarship available for the Young Volunteers In Action (Y-VIA), a volunteer youth network of YDF across the country to pursue higher studies (Class XI & XII) at UWC Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The scholar will be supported by the Pestalozzi International Foundation in the UK. Those eligible Y-VIAs meeting the following requirements may […]

Scholarship Announcement

FIVE partial scholarships available to pursue higher studies (Class XI & XII) at various United World Colleges (UWCs) across the world.  SL# UWC School /College Type of Scholarship Slot Scholarship Offered (in %) UWC Contribution for two years (in Nu.) Applicant/ Family contribution for two years (in Nu.) Total Amount (Nu) Gender Age criteria 1 […]