YPFP is pleased to announce the call for the U.S. delegates to the 2022 Y7 Youth Summit in Berlin, Germany. Four (4) American delegates will be selected to represent American youth voices and engage in critical dialogue around pressing global challenges. The summit will take place end of May 2022. It may be in person, hybrid, or virtual, that is at the discretion of the Fachstelle für Internationale Jugendarbeit der Bundesrepublik Deutschland e.V. (IJAB) the hosts of the Y7 2022 Summit.
The four (4) key areas where one (1) delegate each will be representing American Youth are:
It is STRONGLY encouraged that you review the Y7 web page for requirements and FAQs before applying.
To be considered, you must be an American citizen and age 22-30 at the time of the summit. Delegates must cover the cost of airfare (if in person) to Berlin, Germany. and incidental personal costs (snacks, etc.) incurred during the trip. Lodging, meals, and transportation (if in person) will be paid for by Fachstelle für Internationale Jugendarbeit der Bundesrepublik Deutschland e.V. (IJAB).
Please note that there is a small application processing fee:
Applicants must submit all forms and documents by the deadline of 11:59 PM EST, January 16, 2022.
Please note that you must complete this registration process in order to be considered for the youth summit. After you submit your registration, check your email for a link to the full application.
NOTE: If you become a YPFP member (membership types/levels available here) before submitting your application, the application fee will be waived. All delegates must become members of YPFP prior to participating in the youth summit. If you are selected as a delegate, your application fee will be credited toward your annual membership fee.