Young Leaders

Information on how to Apply to YLF

REGISTRATION DEADLINE EXTENDED until 31 January 2017, midnight CET!

Age Limit: 24-38

Educational Background: MA, PhD (both ongoing and finished)

Full Scholarship:

For those coming from the V4 and the CEI region, as well as the EU 28, the following expenses are covered by the Knowledge Centre:

  • accommodation with breakfast included
  • lunch for three days
  • travel

Partial Scholarship:

For those coming from any other countries, the following expenses are covered: 

  • accommodation with breakfast included
  • lunch for three days

The travel costs are not covered.

Please note that the Knowledge Centre does not cover the costs of visa application (where applicable) and travel and health insurance for any of the participants.

Application Requirements:

  • CV (to be uploaded in PDF format)
  • Letter of Motivation (Please answer the following questions in the registration form):
    • Why would you describe yourself as a Young Leader?
    • What are your expectations regarding YLF?
    • How do you see yourself in 10 years?
    • What would you like to achieve professionally?
    • Which of the YLF programmes do you look forward to the most? Why?


The participants will reside at Corvin Hotel Budapest **** ( which is located close to the venue of the conference at 31 Angyal Street, 1094 Budapest, Hungary.

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