Application Due Date: December 15 th, 2018 at 11: 59 PST.
The American Middle Eastern Network for Conversation (AMENDS)’s goal is to establish a platform for appealing youth leaders whose work impacts the Middle East, North Africa and United States to share and grow their efforts. Throughout the conference, we provide delegates possibilities to develop necessary capabilities, network and collaborate with acknowledged leaders, professionals, and fellow changemakers, and share the story of their efforts with a bigger audience after getting training and customizing help.
Delegates are picked based upon the level of their dedication to promoting adjustment in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) location and/or in U.S.- MENA relations and the capability for their effort to have an strong impact. AMENDS will similarly considerably think of the previous experiences and backgrounds of each delegate that will make it possible for him/her to contribute an unique perspective to the conference, in order to ensure a plentiful, different group of delegates.
This year, the annual top will be held over 5 days towards conclusion of June2019 Please consider your schedule when utilizing, nevertheless if you are not readily available for a part of the time do not hesitate to utilize.
Prospects need to:.
be 18– 28 years of ages.
have innovative ideas and well thought-out efforts that may effect beneficial adjustment in the world.
have efforts taking care of political, social, or monetary issues affecting the Middle East.
reveal the possible to enhance American-Middle Eastern affairs.
Accepted delegates will:.
Present a 6-7 minute tape-recorded discuss their effort at the AMENDS conference. Hosted on our Youtube channel, these talks have in fact been seen by over 200,000 people.
Go to skill-building workshops on topics such as: design thinking, crowdfunding, and management improvement.
Go to a networking dinner.
Get financial and logistical assistance with flights and visas to and from the 2019 AMENDS conference. Accommodations and food will be provided.
Sign up with and take management in the AMEND Fellows Network, a self-dependent network of 160+ previous delegates. For the previous 3 years, a various reunion conference has in fact been held annual for Fellows.
To find out more:.
See the Authorities Websites of the American Middle Eastern Network for Conversation at Stanford (AMENDS) Conference2019