Youth empowerment is a top priority for EU Commissioner for International Partnerships, Jutta Urpilainen, and the EU believes that young people must be involved in shaping and implementing its external action. The Youth Sounding Board aims to create a real, fundamental, long-lasting change in how the EU engages with young people in its development cooperation.
Eligibility: 25 motivated young people from Africa, the Middle East, Asia, the Pacific and Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as Europe.
Number of Awards: 25
Value of Award: This is an unpaid mandate. However, travel and other related expenses will be covered.
Duration of Award: The Youth Sounding Board members will commit for two years, for about 15 days a year.
How to Apply: Apply below
Application Deadline: 26th/April