2022 Deloitte climate change scholarship opens for young people (Trip to Tokyo)

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2022 Deloitte climate change scholarship opens for young people (Trip to Tokyo)

The One Young World has opened applications for the 2022 Deloitte Climate Change Scholarship to enable 5 outstanding young leaders to attend the One Young World Summit in Tokyo, Japan on 16 – 19 May 2022.

Are you a young person focused on reducing the causes and effects of climate change in their communities, countries, or the world at large? If yes, apply for this scholarship.

Deloitte in partnership with One Young World has launched the Deloitte Climate Change Scholarship in a bid to find and develop collective and innovative solutions to build a better, more sustainable, future.

Areas of focus

The scholarship is seeking candidates who have demonstrated commitment to:

  • Create, scale, or support efforts that reduce carbon emissions.
  • Reduce the negative impacts of climate change through technology, activism, community programs, policy, nature-based solutions, or other similar efforts.
  • Empower individuals within the community or around the world to take climate action.
  • Plan and strategize around reducing climate change-related natural disaster impacts and strengthen resiliency.
Benefits of participation

If you qualify for the 2022 Deloitte Climate Change Scholarship, you stand a chance to receive the following:

  • Access to the One Young World Summit 2022 in Tokyo
  • Travel restrictions permitting
  • Hotel accommodation in a private room between 22 and 26 (inclusive) May 2022
  • The cost of travel to and from Tokyo (economy class)
  • Catering which includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner (provided by the hotel and during the Summit)
  • Ground transportation between Summit venues
  • Participation in Deloitte-hosted sessions for their delegation in the lead-up to and during the Summit, and a Deloitte “buddy”
Eligibility criteria

Although the scholarship is open to nationals of all countries, applicants must meet the requirements below. You must:

  • Be between the ages of 18 and 30
  • Show commitment to delivering positive change
  • Demonstrate capacity for leadership
  • Understand key local and/or global issues
  • Have a track record of generating impactful and innovative solutions to address climate and environmental challenges

If the 2022 Deloitte Climate Change Scholarship interests you, click here to apply. Entries close on Wednesday, December 8, 2021.

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