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Three Dot Dash Global Teen Leadership Program 2017 (Fully Funded to Just Peace Summit in New York, USA), 2017

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Brief Description:

Three Dot Dash is looking for 25 — 35 Global Teen Leaders (GTLs) who are doing extraordinary work that helps meet one or more of the basic human needs: food, water, health, shelter, education, safety and the environment — thus, creating a more peaceful society.

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Three Dot Dash identifies 25-35 Global Teen Leaders (GTLs) each year and brings them to New York City to attend the Just Peace Summit.  At the Summit, GTLs tool-up and recalibrate through innovative content and action-driven workshops geared to help further amplify their work and impact. From strategic storytelling to conflict resolution skills and beyond, each day builds upon the next to provide a transformative experience like no other.

Eligibility Requirements:

Potential GTLs must meet ALL of the following qualifications and requirements:

  • Age 13-19 (at time of the 2017 Summit – March 10 – 17)
  • Project or organization addresses one or more basic human need(s)
  • Founder of your own project or organization
  • Committed to growing your work and impact now and in the future
  • Already achieving tangible results
  • Speak and write English proficiently
  • Able to travel to the United States
  • Participate during the entire Summit (no exceptions)
  • Be nominated by a qualified Nominator

In order to apply, potential GTLs must be nominated by one of the following qualified Nominators:

  • Three Dot Dash Coalition partner
  • GTL Alumni
  • Mentor Alumni
  • A teacher or principal at your educational institution
  • A member of We Are Family Foundation

Selection Criteria:

  • Each year Three Dot Dash receives hundreds of applications which our internal selection committee reviews during Round 1.
  •  Qualifying applicants are then sent onto Round 2 where an external selection committee, consisting of 3 GTL alums, 2 Mentor alums and 1 expert within our global network makes the final 25-35 GTL selections (10 applicants are selected as “Alternates” in the event that any selected GTLs are unable to participate for any reason).
  • All finalists will participate in a series of Skype interviews with the Three Dot Dash Team prior to receiving an acceptance offer.

Benefits:

  •  Just Peace 2017 Summit will March 10 – 17, 2017 in New York City
  • All air/train travel, visa fees, hotel, meals and ground travel in NYC will be paid for by We Are Family Foundation for selected GTLs.

Deadline: 16 September, 2016.

VISIT THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION

http://www.threedotdash.org/ 

 

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