Deadline: 30 Sep 2019

Introduction:

Applications are now open for “ASEAN Youth Leadership Summit 2019” which will be held in Manila, Philippines on 28th, 29th and 30th November, 2019 on the occasion of that summit  Global Youth Parliament  will go to reward “ASEAN Youth Leadership Award 2019”, to those who contributes, acknowledges and celebrates outstanding contribution in the sector of youth, peace SDGs and Democracy.

For the last few years, Global Youth Parliament has been honoring dynamic personalities from the diverse field with Award. With clear instruction and selection procedures, the Award has been given to the individuals that have contributed immensely in their respective countries and societies politically, socially or economically. With a strict set of rules and guidelines, GYP declare  the awardees after receiving recommendations from the selection committee. It is world’s premier award and the award is presented to them in award session of “ASEAN Youth Leadership Summit 2019” on 29 November.

“ASEAN Youth Leadership Summit 2019” aims to gather young leaders, innovators, peacemakers, youth activists and civil society pioneers from around the South East Asian region in a single forum to share their contributions, experiences, and knowledge on pertinent regional as well as global issues.

“ASEAN Youth Leadership Summit 2019” is more than a summit. It’s the platform for young leaders from around the South East Asian region to share and learn about the best practices through mutual learning on ideas and initiatives of advocacy tools to achieve sustainable development goals from the youth perspective and encourage youth to lobby them in their own respective governments.

Objective:
The objective of this summit and award  are:

I.     To inspire individuals from around the South East Asian region and recognize their contribution that has added value to the creative endeavors in serving humanity.

II.   To create a common platform to empower the youth network within the South East Asian Region.

III. To Emphasize to revitalize South East Asia as a Strong regional organization.

IV.  To Revitalize South East Asian integration via youth Participation for SDG.

V.    To motivate young people to be a good leader in their respective country.

Selection Criteria:
An autonomous selection committee formed by Global Youth Parliament decides the awardees based upon the application and by also conducting its own external research and recommendations.
The award committee decision is taken as the final decision for the selection.

Eligibility:
1. The nominee must have been engaged in any entrepreneurship and social work.
2. The nominee must be a confirmed delegate of “ASEAN Youth Leadership Summit 2019”.
3. Global Youth Parliament wants to highly encourage those who have ideas for new projects and initiatives in addition to those who are already leading them.
4. The most important criteria are interesting in the facilitation of debate and development of resolutions on the best way forward to achieve SDGs and a commitment to act.
5. The nominee must have a strong commitment and determination to work with Global Youth Parliament in the future.

Age Barrier:

There is no age barrier to receive an award. Anyone can be eligible to receive the award.

Award:
This award is a global recognition for the noble work. Hence, the award consists of Maiden as well as a certificate. This award is a token of appreciation for the selfless dedication of individuals in making a positive change in their communities. It is our way of expressing THANK YOU for the great deeds.

Delegation fee includes:
• Accommodation during the nights of the summit (shared room)
• Participation fee that covers registration and all meals
• Stationary and other educational materials including some publications
• Internal travel within Manila during the summit

Please note that your application fee will not cover your flight to Manila and back. It does cover your pick-up from the nearest airport in Manila (Manila International Airport ) and your return to the same airport. Your application fee will not cover your visa fee, insurance, or any other incidental expenses.

VISA
An international applicant is responsible for obtaining their own visa to travel to Philippines. Contact the nearest Philippines Embassy or Consulate to find out how. Acceptance to The “ASEAN Youth Leadership Summit 2019” does NOT guarantee the issuance of a visa or admission into Philippines. Admission into Philippines is contingent on Philippines Immigration Authorities’ discretion at the point-of-entry.

Fee
Conference fee $250
Registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Plenary session provides knowledge and ideas from the speakers with topics. The participants will also be able to discuss the said topics with the speakers; it’s basically where you can connect your minds and exchange ideas.