Global Youth Summit 2019 : Apply to become a global change maker


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Apply now to the Global Youth Summit 2019 and have a chance to be selected as a Global Changemaker 2019.

The fully funded GYS2019 will take place from 14 to 20 July in Zurich, Switzerland and they will invite 60 exceptional Changemakers to join them for a life-changing week of learning, networking and fun alongside the world’s most inspiring young leaders like you. As one of the 2019 Global Changemakers you will join their network of over 1000 young changemakers working to make a difference in over 180 countries and be eligible to apply for grant funding to launch or scale your projects.

Global Changemakers’ (GCM) objective is to empower youth to catalyse social change by providing them with skills, contacts, opportunities, and a world-wide community of like-minded people.


  • Global Changemakers is looking for changemakers who are working towards attaining the SDGs across the globe.
  • Young people who are passionate about making the world a better place, have taken steps to realise this vision and plan to continue their work are highly encouraged to apply.
  • Changemakers from any country and aged 18-23 at the time of the summit (those born between 14 July, 1995 and 20 July, 2001) are eligible to apply.


Global Changemakers will cover return flight tickets between your country’s main airport and Zurich, food and accommodation for 55 participants selected to take part in the Global Youth Summit 2019.
The reamaining 5 spots at the summit will be allocated to changemakers who are able to pay a participation fee of 500USD (payable before the summit and ONLY if selected to attend). Global Changemakers will handle all the logistics such as booking travel and accomodation as well as organising food for the partially funded changemakers.


Read the FAQ before applying.


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January 11, 2019 17:53

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