Applications for 2018 are now closed
Future Leaders Connect - The global network for emerging policy leaders
Are you a future leader for Northern Ireland? We are pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to those aged 18-35, that will enable them to connect with exceptional individuals from around the globe who have big ideas and want to change the world through policy making.
We are looking for individuals with ideas, energy and ambition who can passionately articulate their vision for global change and explain the role of policy making in helping them to achieve this.
Future Leaders Connect will give fifty young people from around the world the opportunity to meet and collaborate, and to develop policy making expertise, make valuable connections and gain skills to have real impact.
Together they will discuss major global policy issues, engage with inspiring leaders, visit some of the UK’s leading institutions and collaborate to produce innovative policy recommendations.
The skills, experience and connections made through Future Leaders Connect will help ambitious young people seize their leadership potential.
How to apply
You must be an age between 18-35.
The deadline for applications is Sunday 13th May 2018, 23.59 (UK time)
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To ensure equal access the costs of taking part are covered by the British Council and the programme is fully accessible. We are looking for exceptional individuals with the ideas, energy and commitment to work collaboratively with all members of Future Leaders Connect and with senior global leaders. You must also be able to travel to the UK between 22st October until 1st November 2018. For those who do not gain one of the 50 exclusive places on the programme, you will be invited to be part of the Future Leaders Connect Community where you can access a range of free online professional development policy and leadership resources.
In the interests of equal access, the costs of participating in Future Leaders Connect will be covered by the British Council. We are looking for exceptional individuals with the ideas, energy and commitment to work collaboratively with all members of Future Leaders Connect and with senior global leaders. You must also be able to travel to London between 18th to 27th October 2017.
Future Leaders Connect 2017
Fifty Future Leaders Connect 2017 members were chosen from 11,000 applications from around the world – two of whom were from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland members