How to Become a Fully Funded Participant for Istanbul Youth Summit 2024

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How to Become a Fully Funded Participant for Istanbul Youth Summit 2024

Friday, August 11, 2023 12:33

The Istanbul Youth Summit is just around the corner, scheduled for March 2024. We're excited to announce that registrations are now open, especially for those aspiring to be Fully Funded participants! As a Fully Funded participant, your journey to Turkey will be fully covered, including:

- Program Entrance

- Hotel Accommodation

- Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)

- Seminar Kit

- Certificates

- Airport Assistance

- Conference Transportation

If you aim to join this prestigious international conference at no cost, there are certain steps to follow, including:


Eligibility Criteria:

- Age Range: 15 - 35 years old

- Open to all nationalities

- Acceptance of all academic backgrounds

- No affiliation with extremist organizations

- No history of criminal records or immigration issues


Required Documents:

- National ID: Scanned copy of your national identification document (any nationality)

- Essay on Theme: Write an essay aligned with one of the provided themes related to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):

  - Health (SDG 3)

  - Education (SDG 4)

  - Economy (SDG 8)

  - Environment (SDG 13)


Answer the essay questions thoughtfully and comprehensively, addressing the following:

- Highlight a significant problem related to the chosen theme in your society.

- Propose a solution to address this problem in your community.

- Describe the potential positive impact of your solution on your society.


It's crucial to follow the essay writing instructions outlined in our guidelines. Access the guidelines and gain valuable tips for essay writing by visiting this link: here


Next, you'll proceed to the interview stage. Master both your essay and the SDGs, particularly those aligned with this year's Istanbul Youth Summit themes:

- SDG 4: Quality Education

- SDG 3: Good Health and Well-being

- SDG 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

- SDG 13: Climate Action


Following the interview, the Youth Break the Boundaries team will assess your application based on your essay and interview performance. Stay true to the essay's focus and the given theme, and remember to be yourself.


After this, await the results! Take note of the timeline:

Registration Timeline:

- Registration: August 7 - September 10, 2023

- Selection Process: September 15 - 30, 2023

- Interview Announcement: November 5 - 10, 2023

- Interview Phase: November 11 - 15, 2023

- Announcement for Fully Funded Delegates: December 11 - 15, 2023

- Istanbul Youth Summit Program: March 4 - 7, 2023


Registration Deadline: September 10, 2023


Give your best effort and join us at the Istanbul Youth Summit 2024! Best of luck!

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