Updated Apr 30, 2018CLOSED
Offered by Young Water Solutions
|Stage||Stage 2: Research & Development and Stage 3: Proof of Concept|
|Region||Low and Middle Income Countries|
|Focus Areas||Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)|
Be 18 to 30 years old at the time of the application
Be the founder or co-founder of an initiative that contributes to the solution of a well-defined water problem in your country. The initiative should be in its initial stages and have the ability to be turned into a social enterprise (i.e have a long-term sustainability component or business model).
Be a resident fromthislist of low and middle income countries.
Have a valid passport and be available to attend a workshop in Europe from August 13thto September 14th2018 (note that these dates might be subject to change),
All training costs are covered by the organization (flights, transportation in Europe, accommodation, meals), but participants must cover their visa expenses and transport costs to the closest international airport in their country of residency.
Be able to communicate in English (intermediate level at least).
Young women are especially encouraged to apply.
Application process: To apply, you will need: 1) to record a 2-min video describing your initiative and the problem it seeks to address, and provide us with the link to watch it or download it (you can for example use YouTube, Vimeo, Dropbox, Google Drive, etc). 2) To fill in the questions about your project and yourself. No answer about yourself is right or wrong - what we value the most is honesty in the answers.
You can access the online application HERE. In the exceptional case that you fail to fill in the form online, you can also send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org. However, we strongly prefer that you fill in the form online.
Only complete applications (answering the 40 questions), with detailed answers will be considered. One-line answers to questions are considered incomplete, and therefore not eligible