One Young World Shell Scholarship Programme 2019 (Fully-funded the OYW Summit in London, UK)
Deadline: May 3, 2019
Do you care about the world around you? Are you making a difference in your neighborhood, city or even country? Are you working to make Sustainable Development Goals #7, #8 and #13 relevant for everyone? Apply for the One Young World Shell Scholarship Programme 2019.
The One Young World Shell Scholarship Programme is an initiative by Shell Netherlands to empower ten ambitious, young people in realizing their initiatives for a better world. The One Young World summit offers a forum to exchange thoughts and ideas to positively impact the challenges faced by our society today within sustainability, climate change, social inequality and the future of education.
During the Scholarship Programme you will receive support with mapping and connecting your personal leadership qualities and exploring where you can still develop. Next the focus will be on empowering you to achieve your goals and accelerate the social impact of your project.
- Access to the OYW summit 2019 in London
- The costs of travelling to and return from the UK
- Transport, accommodation and food during the OYW summit in London
- Training and participation in OYW Shell Scholarship Programme
- Personal coaching, leadership training, storytelling guidance and project management skills
- Travel to and from trainings is not included
- Learning handouts and supporting materials
- Most candidates are between the age of 18 and 30. They will consider applications from those who are older than 30 pending demonstration of appropriate personal impact, initiative and willingness to engage. They are not able to accept applications from those who are aged under 18 at the time of the One Young World summit;
- Applicants should be currently living in the Netherlands (and during the time of the One Young World summit);
- Present a good motivation and complete application form showcasing the impact you are making in Sustainable Development Goal #7, #8 or #13;
- Available and motivated to spend time on the Shell Scholarship Programme and One Young World summit. There will be 7 (full) training days, in addition to coaching, mentoring and working on your project plans, plus 4 summit days;
- Good command of English is desirable since the One Young World summit is entirely in English. The Shell Scholarship Programme will be in Dutch;
- Able and eligible to travel to the United Kingdom.
For more information, visit One Young World Shell Scholarship Programme.