Deadline: August 5, 2016 | Views: 40,560

Location: Ottawa, Canada.
Date: 28 September – 1 October, 2016.
Type: Fully Funded.

OFID is a long standing supporter of One Young World and has enabled 100 young leaders to participate in One Young World Summit since 2011. This year OFID will sponsor twenty successful applicants to participate in the One Young World Summit 2016 which takes place in Ottawa, Canada from 28 September – 1 October.

What does the scholarship include?

  • Access to the One Young World Summit 2016 in Ottawa, Canada;
  • Hotel accommodation on a shared basis between 28 September and 1 October;
  • Catering which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner;
  • Transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue;
  • Summit hand-outs and support materials;
  • ​The cost of travel to and from Ottawa.

Eligibility:

  • Aged 18 – 30
  • A national of one of the listed eligible countries.
AlgeriaGuatemalaNigeriaSyrian Arab Republic
BotswanaIraqPalestinian Territory, OccupiedTanzania, United Republic of
Burkina FasoJordanParaguayTunisia
CambodiaLebanonPhilippinesVenezuela
CameroonLibyaQatarVietnam
Congo, The Democratic Republic ofMalawiRwandaZambia
EgyptMongoliaSaudi Arabia 
EritreaMoroccoSierra Leone 
GhanaNicaraguaSomalia 

Successful candidates will excel in the following areas:

  • Evidenced commitment to the sustainable development of their country. This commitment can come in many forms; ranging from a high level of involvement in community initiatives to social entrepreneurship or from leading; responsible business practices to public service;
  • Leadership ability;
  • Concern for local or global issues;
  • Ability to generate and articulate impactful ideas;
  • Teamwork.

Application Process:

Submit an online application in English before midnight 5 August. If you already have a One Young World candidate profile, you do not need to create a new application to apply for this scholarship, you will be considered for it automatically.

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Location: Ottawa, Canada.Date: 28 September - 1 October, 2016.Type: Fully Funded.OFID is a long standing supporter of One Young World and has enabled 100 young leaders to participate in One Young World Summit since 2011. This year OFID will sponsor twenty successful applicants to participate in the One Young World Summit...
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