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DSM Brighter Living Scholarship - Resources & Circularity: Call for Applications

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 17, 2020 from Brazil
Expires on August 9, 2020
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As a longstanding partner of One Young World, DSM is proud to support DSM Brighter Living Scholarship - Resources & Circularity.

Our purpose is to create brighter lives for people today and generations to come.
We connect our unique competencies in Life Sciences and Material Sciences to create solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance.

The scholarship focuses on DSM’s purpose-driven domain, Resources & Circularity.

DSM’s ambition is to safeguard the future availability of natural resources, and to unlock more value from the limited resources that are available.

In order to reach this two-fold goal, DSM focuses on five circularity drivers to design and manufacture its solutions:
> Reduce the use of critical resources
> Replace scarce, hazardous and potentially harmful resources with renewable and safer alternatives
> Extend the lifetime of products
> Design for recyclability
> Recover waste streams

Scholars will receive:
a) Access to the One Young World Summit 2021 in Munich;
b) Hotel accommodation on a shared basis between 22 and 26 (inclusive) April, 2021;
c) The cost of travel to and from Munich (flights in economy);
d) Catering which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner;
e) Transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue;
f) Participation in DSM’s internal on-boarding workshops pre-One Young World workshops (with DSM delegation).

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Our purpose is to create brighter lives for people today and generations to come.

We connect our unique competencies in Life Sciences and Material Sciences to create solutions that nourish, protect and improve performance.

The scholarship will offer two scholarships to young leaders around the world, who are working to further the transition from a linear to a circular and/or bio-based economy.

To be eligible to receive this scholarship you must: i) Be aged 18 – 30; ii) Be a national of any country; iii) Have 3-5 years experience in a business, and preferably running your own business.

Application Deadline: 18:00 (BST), 10 August 2020.

For more information please visit: https://www.oneyoungworld.com/dsm-brighter-living-scholarship-resources-...

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jul 17
Jul 17

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and attests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network

Jill Langhus
Jul 18
Jul 18

Thanks, Ana!