Starting now, we’re accepting applications for the upcoming Global Youth Summit 2012, which will take place in the UK from 25 November to 1 December. The call for applications is open for social entrepreneurs, community activists and volunteers aged 16-21 from around the world.
Please note that the actual dates of the summit (25/11 – 1/12) are different from the ones originally announced!
Who can apply?
- Social entrepreneurs, community activists and volunteers aged 16-21 on 25 November 2012
- Applicants must be able to make themselves available in the UK from 25 November to 1 December
- They must not have taken part in any previous Global Changemakers summits
- They must be able to communicate comfortably in English
How can I apply?
You can find the online application page here. Alternatively, if you encounter any problems with this link, you can also apply directly via SurveyMonkey. (If you want to prepare your replies offline, you can download a PDF version of the application form here.)
Please note that as part of the application, you need to submit a video (maximum length: 2 minutes) via YouTube, Vimeo or file-sharing services. You can check out the video instructions here.
I have already taken part in a previous summit – what can I do to help?
Make sure to spread the word about the call for applications and the summit among your friends, colleagues and like-minded people!
Also, if you’re already a Changemaker who has taken part in one of our summits, you can apply for one of the positions as peer facilitator.
You can find the online application page for peer facilitators here; if there are any problems with this link, you can also apply as a peer facilitator directly via SurveyMonkey. (To prepare your replies offline, you can download the application form as a PDF document.)
Please note that the application deadline is 15 July 2012!
We’re happy to answer any questions you may have – just post them as comments below. However, make sure to check out the application pages and documents beforehand… Chances are that these already cover your questions.