Politician of the Year Award to Attend One Young World Summit

  • Apply Before : April 29, 2020

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 13290
  • Degree Non Degree Program/Certificate
  • No. of Opportunity 5
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

Are you a young Politician?

Does your work have a great impact on your community?

Do you want to participate in one of the largest international Summit gathering young leaders from all over the world?

If yes, apply to Politician of the Year Award and attend to One young world summit 2020.

Award Overview

One Young World has offered 5 Politicians of the Year awards to increase the engagement of young people in politics. As young people in most countries are disconnected from the political process, this award is designed to recognize the young politicians with great impact in their community and home country and highlight their work which are making a positive change in the lives of other young people.

Details of the award


Deadline to apply: April 18, 2020

Number of awards: 5

Awarding Location: Munich, Germany

One Young World Summit Date: October 13-17, 2020

The Award Benefits:

The successful candidate will receive

  • Receive an award in the summit
  • Participate in the One Young World Summit in Munich, Germany
  • Receive hotel accommodation
  • Meal 3 times a day
  • Free transport between summit and hotel
  • Summit materials
  • Travel cost from home country to the Netherlands and back to home country

Who can apply to the Politician of Year Award?

The applicant or nominee must

  • No citizenship restriction
  • Be between the age of 18 and 35
  • Have held elected or appointed office at any political level such as local, national or supranational
  • Have a tangible impact on young people in their communities
  • Be able to state or highlight how political participation is important to bring a positive change in a community

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How to apply?

Applicants can nominate themselves or nominate someone who deserves the position, online.

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