Candidates must meet all of the requirements below to be considered eligible for this scholarship:
- Ideal candidates are actively working, studying, or researching in the Climate, Climate-Tech, and/or Sustainability field(s). If they are a student, they should be majoring in a related field (STEM, business, law, etc.) and be able to demonstrate at least 1 year of relevant experience in the Climate/Sustainability space (internship, work, research, etc.);
- Have never attended the AFS Youth Assembly before;
- Be between 18 – 32 years old at the time of application;
- Be able to actively participate in program sessions conducted in English;
- Have the ability to secure a travel visa and travel to the United States (the Academy is an in-person event).