AFS Global Citizen Prize 2019: Apply For $USD 10,000 For Young Leaders
AFS Global Citizen Prize 2019: Apply For $USD 10,000 For Young Leaders.
The new AFS annual award will recognize one extraordinary young person for their commitment to improving the global community with a US$10,000 cash prize, trip to Montreal to attend the AFS Global Conference, international recognition and membership in the AFS community of young and active global citizens.
AFS Global Citizen Prize 2019 Requirements
Young people who are leading a project that brings together individuals and communities (representing different cultural, ethnic, religious or other differences) to tackle one or more of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can be nominated.
The AFS Global Citizen Prize for Young Leaderswill be awarded to an individual who demonstrates a compelling approach to foster intercultural understanding.
Young people are eligible for the prize if they are no older than 30 years old and are running a project that:
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- addresses a pressing global issue outlined in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals
- makes impact on the local, national or international level
- engages with diversity as a key to success
- can be scaled up and extended
- leads to a more jut and peaceful world
AFS will shortlist the qualified applications to a pool of finalists and contact them for further information.
The finalists will be shared with a distinguished international Selection Jury who will choose the Prize winner that will be announced on 10 October 2019 at the AFS Global Awards Ceremony during the AFS Global Conference in Montreal, Canada.
Candidates who fit the criteria can apply for the AFS Global Citizen Prize for Young Leaders by filling in the application form and submitting it before 31 May 2019. Only one application (focused on one project) per person will be considered.
Candidates for the AFS Global Citizen Prize for Young Leaders can also be nominated by someone else. The nominator should provide basic information within the designated form, after which AFS will notify the candidate about the nomination, complete with criteria and application. One person can nominate as many candidates as they wish. The number of nominations received will not influence the selection of the Prize winner.
Application Deadline: May 31st 2019