Global Changemakers’ Global Youth Summit 2017



Deadline    : January 31, 2017

Country      : Switzerland

Duration    : 16- 20 July , 2017.

Type             : Partially- funded

General Description

The Global Youth Summit is our annual flagship event where we bring together 60 new Changemakers from around the globe for a week of learning, skill building, and networking. The 2017 will take place in July in Switzerland.

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.


  • GCM is looking for the most 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.


  • Flight (from your country’s main airport), board and lodging costs will be covered for the duration of the summit.
  • Additional personal expenses, as well as visas to enter Switzerland (for those who require one) will NOT be covered.

Application Process

  • You will need to pay for your application fee
  • Do a 2 minute application video (you can read the video instructions here)
  • Fill in an online application form  .
  • You can prepare your written application form using this PDF as a reference and copy- paste your answers directly to the form.

Please visit Official Website for more information.