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#BeFree National Prize 2022 - Namibia (deadline: 5-Dec-21)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted November 20, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on December 4, 2021
#BeFree National Prize 2022 poster
#BeFree National Prize 2022 poster

The award will recognise young leaders in Namibia between the ages of 18 and 30, who are leading social, technological, cultural and entrepreneurial initiatives in mitigation of the effects of the COVID 19 pandemic, education, accessibility to SRH and SGBV services, mental health, substance abuse and youth development.

For the first time, One Young World is delighted to partner with the National Government of Namibia and the First Lady of Namibia, H.E. Monica Geingos, to launch the #BeFree National Prize 2022, where Namibian young talent will have the opportunity to promote their initiatives and share them worldwide.

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Eligibility Criteria:
1. Aged between 18 and 30 years old.
2. Namibian nationality.
3. Residing in Namibian territory.
4. Lead or be part of an initiative or project that generates impact in their region.
5. Not have participated in One Young World previously.

Scholars will receive:
a) Access to the One Young World Summit 2022 in Tokyo.
b) Hotel accommodation between 16 and 19 May 2022.
c) The cost of travel to and from Tokyo (flights in economy).
d) Passport application costs, if the candidate has no passport.
e) Catering which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner between 16 and 19 May.

Application deadline: December 5th 2021.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Nov 20
Nov 20

Friendly reminders:
1. Find and analyze open and closed grants opportunities that interest you. Try to discover:
• what they have in common, and
• how you can think ahead / plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Gather or update paperwork (certificates, attests, statements, resumes, letters of recommendation, etc.) and information usually required by calls such this one.
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the proposal(s) and to train your grant writing skills as well.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal / project. Start NOW!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
a) Click on the Menu (left upper corner);
b) Type the name of your country in the search area (blank space); click enter;
c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting.
6. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network.
7. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others.
8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page (repost it). Hence more people will get to know World Pulse, this website and / or its Resource Exchange section.

Best regards,

Ana Isabel

Jill Langhus
Nov 22
Nov 22

Thanks, Ana.