Global Youth Summit 2020 in Switzerland by Global Change makers


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 1269

Opportunity Description

Application for the Global Youth Summit will open SOON.

If you are committed to making a change in your society a great opportunity is knocking to explore your talents and get the training to enhance your skills and expand your networks.  This program is a fully-funded program for young change-makers whose ages are between 18 and 23. The summit will be held in Switzerland from July 13-19, 2020.

Mercator Foundation Switzerland and Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation support the Global youth Summits to provide the expense coverage for 60 participants of the summit. The program includes expert speaking, working on issues, enhancing participants skills, conferencing, Leisure activities, panel and financial supports for projects.

Details about this Summit

Application is Open YET.

  • Deadline:
  • Summit Duration: July 13-19, 2020
  • Location: Zurich, Switzerland

Number of participants: 60


In the summit, the participants will have opportunities such as:

  • Access to Mentoring program
  • Working on issues
  • Enhance their skills in campaigning, leadership, pitching, fundraising, public relations and etc. so that they can increase their impact in the society.
  • Expand their global network of change-makers
  • Receiving grant funding

Financial Support:

Global change-makers covers the following expenses  for participation at the Global Youth Summit:

  • Air Fare,
  • Accommodation
  • Meal during the summit

Participants need to do self payments regarding Visa and health insurance.


The applicants should meet the following requirements to be eligible to apply to the Global Youth Summit, such as:

  • Age between 18 and 23 at the summit time
  • Having the skills volunteerism, entrepreneurship, community activity, determination, and enthusiasm.
  • applicants from any country can apply

Application Procedure

Applying to the Global Youth Summit needs to follow the steps below:

  • Fill online application including a 2-minute video to describe your efforts and motivation in making a positive change in your society.
  • Upload the video and pay a non-refundable application fee of 35 US dollars. Make sure to copy your transaction Id and insert it in the application form. You can pay the fee by Paypal or Credit card
  • And submit the application form

Read the Frequently Asked Questions before you apply.

Apply online

For more information please visit the Global youth Summit Website

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