Young professionals ready to shape the future and drive positive changes in the field of innovation are welcome to apply. YLF connects experts from the fields of social science, natural science, and legal studies to create a bridge between these fields and to provide young decision makers with an opportunity to make their innovations more effective and successful.
Age Limit: 24-38
Educational Background: MA, PhD (both ongoing and finished)
OPENING OF APPLICATION: 5 July 2021
DEADLINE OF APPLICATION: 26 July 2021, midnight CET
During the application procedure, you have to fill out an online application form that includes the following questions:
Scholarships are available for participants coming from the EU. Applications submitted by participants from the V4 countries enjoy priority during the evaluation as the Forum has a strong focus on the Central European region. However, applications from other EU countries are also welcome. Participants coming from V4 and other EU countries have the opportunity to receive a full scholarship that includes: accommodation with breakfast, lunch, and travel costs. The type of scholarships will be announced based on the candidates’ competencies, professional achievements, and educational background.
For Hungarian and foreign national participants residing in Budapest, the scholarship does not automatically include accommodation.
All selected participants will attend the think.BDPST conference to be held on 14 October 2021.
The recruitment for this programme will be conducted on a competitive basis. All applicants will be notified about the results via e-mail.
Please note that international travel to Hungary is currently limited. We are planning to organise the event in a hybrid format (involving speakers online and in-person) and, in case international travel is allowed, we will welcome foreign participants in accordance with Hungarian and international measures valid in September-October 2021. We kindly ask you to consider the current roles/restrictions valid in your country before submitting your application.
Deadline for application: 26 July 2021, midnight CET
The online application form is available here.