2024 ONE YOUNG WORLD SUMMIT LEADING AFRICA SCHOLARSHIPS (FULLY FUNDED TO MONTREAL, CANADA.)



Deadline: 9 April 2024

Applications are now open for the 2024 One Young World Summit Leading Africa Scholarships. Are you a young leader from Africa? You could attend the One Young World Summit 2024 in Montréal:Tiohtiáke from 18 – 21 September via the flagship Scholarship.

The annual One Young World Summit convenes 2,000 young leaders, from 190+ countries to develop solutions to the world’s big challenges. They connect, share learnings, and are inspired by political, business and humanitarian leaders such as Justin Trudeau, Paul Polman and Mary Robinson.

Delegates return to their communities and organisations as One Young World Ambassadors with the connections, insights, and motivation to act, accessing the global community of 15,500+ young leaders to accelerate existing social impact initiatives or establish new ventures.


One Young World strives to identify the most impactful young leaders from every country in the world. Scholarships provide the opportunity for exceptional young people to attend on the merit of their proven leadership and ability to create change in their home country. Leading Africa is an initiative designed to ensure that outstanding young people from Africa are represented at One Young World Summits.

Young leaders across Africa are devising meaningful strategies to build a more sustainable region. Are you one of those leaders? If so, One Young World is looking to bring you to our next annual Summit.

Eligibility Requirements

You are eligible for sponsorship if you:

Are between the ages of 18 – 30*
Have an evidenced commitment to delivering positive change
Demonstrate capacity for leadership
Are addressing key local and/or global
issues in your work
Have a track record of generating impactful and innovative ideas 
Are a national (passport holding citizen) of one of the countries listed below:

Benefits

Access to the One Young World Summit 2024 in Montréal, Canada.
Hotel accommodation between 17 and 21 September 2024.
Catering which includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The cost of travel to and from Montréal. Your flight to and from Montréal must depart from and return to one and the same international airport.

The selection process:
The strongest applicants will be shortlisted by mid-May 2024. You will be contacted individually by a member of the One Young World team if you have been shortlisted.

Please note:

We cannot guarantee any applicant that they will be shortlisted or that we will secure sponsorship for any shortlisted applicant.

Priority will be given to applicants from countries that have been less represented at previous One Young World Summits.


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