Scholarships



In the coming months, Youth Leadership Europe will be awarding 15 scholarships to outstanding students who have demonstrated academic excellence, a strong sense of civic engagement and can demonstrate having made extensive use of the fundraising resources provided in the acceptance package.


Need-based Scholarship – 600 USD


Eligibility – At the time of a scholarship application, a student MUST:

  • be an accepted IYLC participant
  • be a citizen of and reside in a country classified by the World Bank as a Low Income Country*
  • be a currently enrolled university student
  • not be a recipient of an Early Bird discount, Affiliate discount or International Student Scholarship (ISS)
  • be able to demonstrate inability to pay the full amount of the conference fee
  • be able to demonstrate that all other fundraising efforts were unsuccessful

There will be 5 of these scholarships awarded. With this scholarship award, the student fee will be reduced from 1650 USD to only 1050 USD.


*The term low income and lower middle income economies is classified by the World Bank.


International Student Scholarships (ISS) – 150 USD or 300 USD


Eligibility – At the time of a scholarship application, a student MUST:

  • be an accepted IYLC participant
  • be a currently enrolled university level student
  • not be a recipient of an Early Bird discount, Affiliate discount or LIC Scholarship
  • be able to demonstrate inability to pay the full amount of the conference fee
  • be able to demonstrate that all other fundraising efforts were unsuccessful

There will be 10 of these scholarships awarded – 5 scholarships of 150 USD and 5 scholarships of 300 USD. With this scholarship award, the student fee will be reduced from 1650 USD to 1500 USD or 1350 USD accordingly.

 


For further information, please contact us at scholarships@iylc.com