AFS Prize for Young Global Citizens

Applications open until 28 July 2020.

Applications are now open for the AFS Prize for Young Global Citizens! Check out their website for the full details, and here is a quick overview:

Who is eligible?

Anyone who is no older than 30 years old by October 22, 2020, who was or is in charge of a finished between January 2018 - January 2020.

What qualifies as a good candidate?

AFS is looking to select one young person who has already demonstrated success on a significant project related to a pressing global issue — in particular related to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. The best candidates will show how their project engaged people outside of their own community and how they used intercultural understanding and global competence in that project. Candidates should also be able to explain how their project has the potential to grow!

What is the prize?

$10,000 USD! Plus participation at the AFS Global Conference, international recognition, and membership in the AFS community of young and active global citizens.

How can I apply?

Go to the AFS application site by clicking here and complete your application by July 28!