careers in the common good
How to prepare for the application?
You will receive a copy of the application form when you submit it. You can edit your answer after submission until the official application deadline.
What can you expect in the application form?
Some basic questions about yourself that we need for administrative purposes
A few questions about your studies and interests
4 questions that require 120-300-word answers (see below so that you can prepare before submitting)
Details for logistics
We recommend that you plan approximately an hour to complete the application form.
Why are you interested in Youth Week? What do you hope to get out of your time with us? (approx. 300 words)
Look at the United Nations' 2015 Sustainable Development Goals (https://sdgs.un.org/goals). Choose the one that most closely relates to your motivations and interests. Why did you choose this particular one? (approx. 120 words)
What are your work/study/other plans for the six months following the Youth Week? This helps us tailor our workshops. (max. 120 words)
What does an ideal job mean to you? This might include sector, field, geography, schedule, anything that is important to you. Use your own words! (max. 120 words)
Register for our online Explore Inspiring Career Paths panel! Next one up on 28 April, with focus on international organisations.
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