StartupJohor Students Ambassador Program - Batch #1

A Glimpse Into The Real Startup Scene | Learn To Be A Community Builder

What is StartupJohor Students Ambassador Program?

10 years ago, no one will ever thought about being a community builder. The same goes to involving themselves in the startup scene. But things have changed.

This program is an experimental project to nurture young talents who would like to be involved in the startup scene or eventually becoming a community builder.

Student ambassador will not just represent us in their respective universities, but also getting a glimpse about being a community builder in a safe environment, guided with experienced mentor.  

 Dear Students, so what’s in for you? 

  • Get assigned to an experienced mentor and involved in community building, programme management & etc

  • Get connected & network with top entrepreneurs and notable startups, investors & corporate executives

  • Learnings from industrial experts and knowledge exchange within our ambassador network

  • Access to StartupJohor resources to organise your own programme in university

  • Cool SWAGs, token of ambassador & skills that level up your resume.

  • And finally, learn to be a leader & have lot’s of fun!

Some of Our Programmes

Startup Grind Johor

Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. Each monthly event, hosted in over 200 cities and 100 countries, features a successful local founder, innovator, educator, or investor who shares their story and the lessons they learned on the road to building a great company.


Iskandar Puteri’s signature startup festival,  that aims to stimulate growth, collaborations and innovation spirit among the stakeholders and entrepreneurial community in this city. The festival features a series of workshops & masterclasses conducted by industry experts, pitching sessions, themed hackathon and networking sessions.

Founder Institute JB

Founder Institute is the world’s premier early-stage accelerator and startup launch program. This is a 14 weeks training programme, where entrepreneurs ‘learn by doing’ and launch a company through structured training courses, practical business-building assignments, and expert feedback from mentors within a local & global network.

What Do We Look For?

  • Someone who’s passionate, outgoing and enjoy challenges.

  • A student from any background discipline from any college / university in Johor.

  • Able to communicate & write in English 

  • Willing to commit 5 – 6 hours a week & work for free. (Of course, you know you won’t work for free :p ) 

How to Apply ? 

(1) Record a 3 mins video 

Introduce yourself, tell us about your passion and why do you want to be our student ambassador. Make it short & simple. Nothing fancy.

(2) Upload it to Youtube

Choose as “Unlisted” so only we can see it & submit the link in the google application form.

(3) Submit Application

Fill up the Application Form and submit. It will take less than 3 mins.

(4) Join On-Boarding Call

You’ll received an email by 3rd of April if you’re accepted to join an on-boarding conference call. 

Application Deadline : 31st March 2019