Honouring and Empowering Young Leaders from around the World: Apply for the Globethics Youth Leadership Award (prize up to USD 15,000)

Globethics’ vision is to promote ethical leadership for a just, inclusive and sustainable world. The first Globethics Youth Leadership Award is launched in our 20th Anniversary year to further that vision in the next 20 years by recognising, honouring and empowering young leaders from around the world striving for positive, ethical change in their community, institution, society, nation, region or even globally.

Young leaders who have designed and implemented initiatives that have produced real, proven societal impact and positive change in areas related to one or more of the four Globethics priorities are invited to apply for the Globethics Youth Leadership Award. Winning the Globethics Youth Leadership Award would allow winners to build on and develop their initiatives.

For more opportunities such as this please follow us on Facebook, Instagram, What’s App, TwitterLinkedIn and Telegram

Application and Selection Process

Who can apply?

The jury are looking for applications from young leaders (individuals or groups) aged between 18 and 30 years of age who have a values-based approach and are invested in serving the common good through initiatives that they are already involved in leading and would like to develop and grow further. The initiatives have to be impactful, change-making related to one or more of the four Globethics priorities.

In addition, winners of the Award will be selected by the jury based on criteria including,

  • Contribution to achieving one or more of the Globethics priorities
  • Proven change made as a result of their initiative
  • Innovation in problem-solving
  • Inclusive approach
  • Scalability and replicability

How to apply?

Applicants are asked to complete the application form and submit supporting documents including their photo ID, a concept note of the initiative, a link to a 2-minute video presenting the initiative, and two reference letters supporting the application.

Download and fill in the supporting document template here


From all the applicants, three finalists will be selected first by the jury of the Globethics Youth Leadership Award based on their applications. The three finalists will then be invited to present at the Global Ethics Forum in Geneva, Switzerland taking place from 2-4 September 2024. Following a popular vote during the Forum to determine first, second and third places, finalists will be presented with one of the three awards.

The awards

Award winners will achieve recognition for their pioneering work and receive financial and mentoring support to upscale and to multiply the results of their project.

  • 1st prize: USD 15,000
  • 2nd prize: USD 10,000
  • 3rd prize: USD 5,000

All winners will also benefit from the support of a mentor for nine months.

Find out full details of the application and selection process here, including eligibility, important dates, and how to apply.

Apply for the Globethics Youth Leadership Award 2024

For more details, Visit Official Website Here

Related Articles

Back to top button