bp is generously sponsoring scholarships to attend the 2022 Youth Assembly!

35 scholarships are allocated specifically to NYC youth interested in STEM and sustainable development. This scholarship supports the participation in this incredible professional development experience.

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The Time to Reshape the World is Now

The 27th Session of The Youth Assembly will cultivate a global network of young leaders and changemakers through exchange, education, action and impact. We will focus on four core areas where there are urgent challenges and exciting potential for young people to take action. Attend the Youth Assembly conference to:

  • Connect with like-minded peers, trailblazers, and influencers,
  • Develop global competence and critical skills, and
  • Transform your vision for a better future through innovative action.

Who can apply?

This scholarship is for:

  • Young people ages 18-32 residing in the five boroughs of NYC to attend the 2022 Youth Assembly, taking place from August 12-14 in Manhattan.
  • Those with a demonstrated interest in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) and Sustainable Development.
  • Candidates who would not otherwise be able to attend this event without the support of a scholarship.

Applications will be reviewed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Winners will be notified by August 1.

What's the Youth Assembly all about?

The Youth Assembly brings together students, young professionals, and changemakers between the ages of 18 to 32 from over 100 countries worldwide.
This year’s theme is “Dare to Reshape the World,” and focuses on Youth, Global Health, Global Citizenship and Digital Cooperation and Inclusion. The Youth Assembly is an amazing way for you to connect with other young leaders around the world.

About us

The Youth Assembly is a global platform that cultivates an international network of young leaders and changemakers through exchange, education, action and impact. It empowers the next generation with opportunities to connect with like-minded peers, trailblazers, and influencers; develop global competence and critical skills; and transform their vision for a better future into action.

Find out more.

bp is generously sponsoring scholarships to attend the 2022 Youth Assembly. bp is reimagining energy for people and our planet. With operations working across almost every part of the energy system, they are leading the way in reducing carbon emissions and developing more sustainable methods for solving the energy challenge. bp is a diverse team of engineers, scientists, traders and business professionals determined to find answers to problems that must be solved.

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AFS Intercultural Programs is the organizer of The Youth Assembly. AFS is a global not-for-profit Network that provides intercultural learning opportunities to help people develop the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to create a more just and peaceful world. Through our international exchange programs, education initiatives, volunteerism and advocacy, we empower young people from all backgrounds with essential global skills—and the passion for making a difference. Since its founding in 1914, AFS has exchanged more than 500,000 young people all around the world.

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