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Leading Europe Scholarship 2022 to Attend the One Young World Summit (Fully Funded to Tokyo, Japan)

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Application Deadline: December 1st 2021

Leading Europe is an initiative designed to ensure that outstanding young people from Europe are represented at One Young World Summits.

Europe finds itself at a crossroads. The environment is under threat despite the Green Deal at the forefront of Europe’s ambitions. The region is increasingly divided, with domestic upheavals and far-right, populist rhetoric espoused by the leaders of several European nations. The pressure of migration is still being felt across the continent. The bounds of media freedom are being tested as relationships between states and the press become more adversarial. Europe’s economic outlook is pessimistic amid widespread uncertainty in a post-Brexit era. The EU seeks to be at the heart of Fourth Industrial Revolution, but many European workforces are unprepared for the digital upheaval. Yet with the advancements in tech, medicine and energy, the future must be seen as bright.

In the midst of these challenges, it is young leaders who are devising meaningful strategies to build a more sustainable region. Are you one of those leaders? If so, One Young World is looking to bring you to the next annual Summit in Munich.

Eligibility

You are eligible for sponsorship if you:

  • Are between the ages of 18 – 30*
  • Have an evidenced commitment to delivering positive change
  • Demonstrate capacity for leadership
  • Are addressing key local and/or global issues in your work
  • Have a track record of generating impactful and innovative ideas 
  • Are a national (passport holding citizen) of one of the countries listed below:
     
AlbaniaAndorraArmeniaAustria
AzerbaijanBelarusBelgiumBosnia and Herzegovina
BulgariaCroatiaCyprusCzech Republic
DenmarkEstoniaFinlandFrance
GeorgiaGermanyGreeceHoly See
HungaryIcelandIrelandItaly
Kosovo**LatviaLiechtensteinLithuania
LuxembourgMaltaMoldova, Republic ofMonaco
MontenegroNetherlandsNorth MacedoniaNorway
PolandPortugalRomaniaRussia
San MarinoSerbiaSlovakiaSlovenia
SpainSwedenSwitzerlandTurkey
UkraineUnited Kingdom  

*Most delegates are between the age of 18 and 30. The One Young World team will consider applications from those who are older than 30, pending demonstration of appropriate personal impact, initiative, and willingness to engage. We are not able to accept applications from those who will be aged under 18 at the time of the Summit.

**This designation is without prejudice on positions of status.

Benefits

  • Access to the One Young World Summit 2022 in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Hotel accommodation between 15 and 19 May 2022.
  • Catering which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue.
  • Summit hand-outs and support materials.
  • The cost of travel to and from Tokyo. Your flight to and from Tokyo must depart from and return to one and the same international airport.

Please note that if you are ultimately selected for a Scholarship and require a visa to enter Japan to attend the One Young World Summit 2022, you will be required to pay the visa fee yourself. The visa costs 22 GBP plus the applicable service charge of your local visa application centre. The costs of the visa and the applicable service charge as well as any further costs associated with the visa application (including travel to and from the visa application centre) fall on you as the participant.

Official Website: Leading Europe Scholarship 2022

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