Young innovators from all over the world are welcome to apply for the Future Innovators Summit 2017. The event will be held from 7th to 10th of September, at Ars Electronica Festival 2017 in Linz, Austria. Participation is fully funded. Deadline to apply is July 17th.

Asian Development Bank Scholarship Program offers about 150 postgraduate scholarships a year for studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions. The application process is ongoing.

The Harvard Academy Scholars Program identifies and supports outstanding scholars at the start of their careers whose work combines disciplinary excellence in the social sciences (including history and law) with a command of the language and history or culture of non-Western countries or regions. All application materials need to arrive by the deadline of October 1st.

Summer is the long-awaited season of the year that marks the beginning of holidays, trips and festivals. In Europe, the scene is rich with a festive atmosphere and a variety of summer programs that attract visitors from all over the world. Like every summer, Europe hosts such amazing and diverse music festivals across the continent, serving all music tastes from Rock to Jazz, from Pop to Classic, and featuring the world’s best performers and artists. We have selected 5 festivals that you should attend at least one of them this summer.

This year's Just Music Festival will take place between 20th June and 9th July in various venues around the Italian capital. Popular Ex Dogana will host most of the events, while some of them will take place in the prestigious MAXXI Museum and at Spazio Novecento. The festival will offer some great concerts and performances of different musical genres from electro to reggae. Here is a list of some of them.

Young interns who work in EU institutions in Brussels want to be paid for their work. They have been protesting and lobbying for months and have even brought the case to the court. What are their complaints about and will Brussels accommodate their demands?

Five cities have been shortlisted for the title of European Youth Capital 2020: Amiens (France), Chisinau (Moldova), Klaipeda (Lithuania), Timisoara (Romania), and Villach (Austria). But what would a win actually mean for the selected city and its young citizens? Let's find out.

Young people are welcome to apply for the Youth Citizen Entrepreneurship Competition. This is a global platform that empowers young entrepreneurs from over the globe to work towards a more peaceful world. Deadline to apply is 31st of July.

The Humphrey Fellowship Program is designed for professionals interested in strengthening their leadership skills through a mutual exchange of knowledge and understanding about issues of common concern in the U.S. and the Fellows’ home countries. The closing date for the applications is October 1, although the deadlines vary by country.

We’ve highlighted below some of the most recent developments and occurrences in youth-related news and events.


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