International Youth Summer School in Reykjavik, Iceland


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 13305

Opportunity Description

The international youth summer school which is going to take place on 25 to 30 June 2020 in Reykjavik, Iceland is a unique opportunity for international social entrepreneurs, professionals, anyone working at or with startup incubators or accelerators who have Master or Ph.D. degree and work experience in the education sector and youth services phase. This short term program will be held in Iceland university and accept 90 applications from all over the globe. The summer program will help the applicants to prepare them for the future possible changes. If you willing to catch the skills and education through development in different parts of worldwide society so apply today and be part of a unique program.



Deadline: 24 April 2020                                             Result announcement date: 1 May 2020

Program date: 25 to 30 June 2020                         Duration: A week

Location: Reykjavik, Iceland                                     Host institution: Iceland University

Number of participants: 90

2020 themes: future skills for workplace sustainability: transition preparation

Program fee: (Non-refundable)

  • 200 € with accommodation
  • 150 € without accommodation


  • Eligible age is 18 to 35 years
  • Anyone from around the world can apply
  • Applicants with master or Ph.D. degree, social entrepreneurs, professionals, anyone is working at or with startup incubators or accelerators.
  • Applicants who are working for youth or educational sectors.
  • Must be willing in future skills, workplace sustainability, and participation of the international youth community or engagement in related areas.
  • Their background should be in social business enterprises, startups, non-profits, social activities, artists, educators, researchers, scholars, and students.
  • Must have excellent English language skills.

Benefits of the program:

  • Program food, accommodation, two shared room.
  • Educational and interactive talks, engagement, and inspirational lessons.
  • Learning new skills, knowledge, experience that can help the applicants for their future career.
  • Cultural engagements in the beautiful city of Reykjavik with gaining work experience.
  • Involvement with like-minded people who are coming from different parts of the world.
  • Networking opportunity with professionals in business, entrepreneurship, finance, science, and technology fields.
  • Participate in welcome and farewell parties.

Note: applicants must be able to cover their traveling costs.

Program expectation from participants:

  • Must be committed to participate in the entire duration of the program.
  • Applicants required to pay the application fee.

Required documents:

  • Program application form.
  • Recent curriculum vitae
  • One-minute video answers the question below:
    • What motivated you to apply for the future skills international youth summer school?
    • What is your idea about the possible engagement of the young generation of future improvement skills for workplace sustainability?
    • How will you use the gathered knowledge and experience from the summer school?

How to apply:

If you are interested to take part in this international program, you need to fill out the online application form

Apply HERE 

For further details, kindly have a look at the summer school website

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