Young European Ambassador Program: EU + Eastern Partner Countries

The ‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ project invites youth to apply to become a ‘Young European Ambassador’ (YEAs) and take part in an initiative that connects more than 300 young people from the EU Member States and the Eastern Neighbourhood countries. The deadline for the application is 12 September 2018.

The role of the Young European Ambassadors (YEAs) is to represent the youth of their countries and network with young people from the European Union and the Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine). They exchange experience, discuss matters of direct concern to young people, share best practices, and work together for a better future. Should you participate in a mission or event, all costs will be covered.

Main criteria

  • If you are a young game-changer aged between 16 and 25;
  • Fluent in English and a citizen of the European Union or one of the Eastern partner countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova or Ukraine), you’re eligible to apply;
  • Candidates should be interested in EU affairs, their country’s partnership with EU and would like to engage in online and dialogue-driven activities.

The application form requires to provide contact details, passport details, details to social media accounts, a photo of yourself, a summary of your educational background (max. 1000 characters), a summary of your professional/volunteering experience (max. 1000 characters) and a motivation letter (max. 1500 characters).

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