Wildlife Conversation Forum 2019 applications are now open for Youth to apply. Sri Lanka is the centre where the Forum will be held. Remember that this is a Fully Funded program.

The Forum Duration is of 9 Days. This is the golden opportunity for all to join Y4WC. From a Different Diverse Backgrounds, they are inviting Students.

Y4WC’s aim is to find solutions to:

  • Wildlife conservation issues
  • Empowering early-career conservationists in international policy-making
  • Developing the skills and networks of future conservation leaders.

Youth for Wildlife Conversation Forum 2019 Details:

  • Country: Sri Lanka
  • Duration: 9 Days
  • Dates: 20th – 28th May 2019
  • Cost: Fully Funded

Activities:

During the nine-day Forum, the activities takes place include:

  • A team field excursion
  • Skills and capacity building workshops
  • Debates and discussions with experts in the field and endless social events for networking.

Successful applicants will need to demonstrate:

  • Commitment to wildlife
  • Environmental
  • Conservation and/or sustainable community development issues to earn their place at the forum.

You will need to be willing to devote time prior to and following the forum to engage with a wider online community, demonstrate how you will use what you learn, and contribute to the diversity of the group experience.

Cost:

Youth for Wildlife Conversation Forum (Y4WC) cover all expenses of all the Selected participation costs.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Be between 18 and 30 years old on the 19th of May 2019
  • Be able to commit to travel to Sri Lanka from the 19th-29th of May 2019
  • Be able to understand and speak English (fluency is not required; however, the forum will be conducted in English and participants are expected to be comfortable in the language).

How to Apply for Youth for Wildlife Conversation Forum:

  • Complete Online application. You may attach a separate page but you must grasp/adhere to the maximum word limits for each question. You can also apply online using the button below.
  • Keep a letter of recommendation from a professional or community reference who is related and/or well known with your studies and/or work.
  • A photo of you is required.
  • Share it and survey/explore the rest of the website of Y4WC.

Deadline:

The deadline/last date to apply for the Youth for Wildlife Conversation Forum 2019 is Wednesday, 31st of October 2018. The complete application must be submitted with letter of recommendation and a photo by 11:59 PM/ 23:59 GMT, Wednesday, 31st of October 2018.

Apply now Here