The Jawana Women’s Leadership and Empowerment Course equips women between 18 and 30 with the leadership and management skills necessary in both public and private spheres to attain economic empowerment. The courses are 12 weeks long, with classes four hours per day, three times a week, and are offered in Balkh, Herat, Jalalabad, Kabul and Kandahar provinces. To date, nearly 23,000 individuals have completed Jawana courses. Their course projects have positively impacted an estimated 172,000 direct beneficiaries and over 900,000 total beneficiaries. More information on the Jawana Program can be found here.

The Jawana Women's Leadership and Empowerment Application Forms are distributed free of cost in the following locations:

  • Ministry of Women's Affairs
  • Directorate of Women's Affairs (Bagh-e-Zanana)
  • Rana University
  • Afghanistan University

Jawana Women's Leadership and Empowerment Application Forms can also be downloaded using the following links:

Jawana Application Dari Form 

Jawana Application Pashto Form 

Jawana Application English Form 

If you need any further information or if you wanted to submit the soft copy of your application package, please use the following email address: