GCM Global Youth Summit 2016

Dear Students,

We are pleased to inform you of an opportunity of GCM Global Youth Summit that will give you international exposure. Details of the opportunity are outlined below. Please contact us in case of any query or further assistance.


International Resource Office
Website: http://irc.iba.edu.pk/
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GCM Global Youth Summit 2016 is now accepting applications! 60 Changemakers aged 18 to 23 years will be coming together for a life-changing week of training sessions, networking and workshops. In order to apply you must fill in an online application as well as send in a two-minute video describing your efforts to bring about a positive change in your communities and about your ambitions. The strongest candidates will be invited to participate at the Summit, assessing their track record of social entrepreneurship, community activism and volunteerism, whilst ensuring geographical and gender representation.

Program Dates

- 24-30 July 2016 in Switzerland.

Eligibility Criteria

- Young social entrepreneurs;
- Community activists;
- Volunteers from across the globe;
- Between 18 and 23 years of age on the dates of the summit.

Application Process

- Pay for your application fee (please make sure to copy the Unique Transaction ID number provided by your credit card and paste it on the online application form);

- Fill in an online application form;

- Make a 2 minute application video (you can read the video instructions here).

- Should you want to read the questions on the form before you actually go online, you can find the pdf here.

Program Costs and Expenses Covered

- Your flight (from your country's main airport);
- Board and lodging costs (for the duration of the summit);
- Additional personal expenses, as well as visas to enter Switzerland (for those who require one) will not be covered.

The application deadline is 8 April 2016.

For more information, please visit the link http://global-changemakers.net/