Are you a Changemaker? Good News: the Global Youth Summit 2017 will take place 16 – 20 July in Switzerland, and now applications accepting is opened! It will be screening for 60 Changemakers aged 18 to 23 for a life-changing week of training sessions, networking and workshops. At the Summit, you will assess the track record of advocacy, campaigning, social entrepreneurship, community activism and volunteerism, whilst ensuring geographical and gender representation. And what’s more interesting? If you are selected, your flight (from your country’s main airport), board and lodging costs will be covered for the duration of the summit. However, additional personal expenses as well as visas to enter Switzerland (for those who require one) will not be covered.

How to apply:

  • Fill in an online application as
  • Send your two-minute video describing your efforts to bring about a positive change in your communities and about your ambitions.
  • Making sure you have a PayPal account or credit card ready to be able to pay the 35 USD  application administration fee.


  • Participants are inspiring young social entrepreneurs, community activists, advocates and campaigners from across the globe.
  • Participants must be between 18 and 23 years of age on the dates of the summit.


Tuesday January 31, 6 p.m. Central European Time.

Official website: The Global Youth Summit 2017