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- BY Nicole Pelette
Deadline: November 4, 2016
Location: Washington DC, USA
Fully Funded !
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs is now accepting applications for our Next Generation Delegation from students to participate in the Global Food Security Symposium 2017. The symposium will be held on March 29-30, 2017, in Washington, DC.
Convened annually, the Global Food Security Symposium addresses the US government’s and international community’s progress on global food security and ensures that new challenges are met with action and innovation.
Since 2013, the Next Generation Delegation program has provided an opportunity for promising students to engage in symposium discussions and to interact with business and policy leaders, civil society, and social entrepreneurs working on agriculture, food, and nutrition issues.
The 2017 symposium will offer key insights on how to leverage past successes, and invigorate future efforts, amidst an evolving global landscape. This unique window of opportunity is a chance to help shape the next decade of leadership on global food security.
Next Generation Delegates will have the opportunity to:
Other Engagement Opportunities:
We have two additional opportunities for exceptional applicants to participate in the symposium and related events.
Opting-in to consideration for either of these two programs does not undermine your chances of being selected as a Delegate, but does increase your chances for being selected to participate in the symposium.
Delegates are expected to:
Students must be at the graduate or advanced undergraduate (third or fourth year) level studying agricultural development, social entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship, or other food security related disciplines. Students must plan to enter the agriculture and food sector upon graduation. International students and students studying at universities outside of the United States are strongly encouraged to apply.
Interested applicants should complete the application form below, providing the following:
The deadline for applications is November 4, 2016
. Please note incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have in questions about the Next Generation Delegation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Apply here: http://bit.ly/2d5SEZB