Deadline: 5 July 2014
Open to: young leaders from EU, Eastern Europe, the Balkans and the Caucasus with communicative knowledge of English and engagement in a political, civic, social or economic NGO and other institutions
Venue: 2 – 5 September 2014 in Nowy Sącz, Poland
Over 350 young leaders from 42 countries meet in Poland to come up with new ideas for the future of Europe. During mutual discussions and workshops new ideas are developed, new inspirations are created and new decisions on taking mutual actions are made. They are meant to generate a change in the future. It is here that future elites acquire their knowledge. The programme will focus on the following thematic areas: global security, Europe’s future and architecture, economic growth, youth entrepreneurship, business management, leadership and the role of young generation in the contemporary world. Economic Forum of Young Leaders is the biggest international social and economic meeting of leaders of young generation in the EU and for 9 years now it has stirred enormous interest.
The minimum criterion is knowledge of English at communicative level and engagement in a political, civic, social or economic NGO or institution/organisation. If candidate meets these standards they assess his/her: experience in work in civic NGOs, political and economic areas and current involvement, additional experience gained in different seminars and courses etc.
The fee for participation bear only those participants who underwent a successful recruitment process. All participants qualified for travel, board and accommodation costs coverage will be requested for paying participation fee in amount of 40 EUR. Participation fee for participants not qualified for travel, board and accommodation costs coverage is 200 EUR. Due to financial limits, reimbursement of travel costs will be possible only for some participants.
The online application form is available on the following web-site.
The deadline for submitting applications is 5 July 2014.
For further information, please visit the official web-site.