Youth Forum 2022 - A Call for Application

The application for the YLF 2022 is open from 11th to 17th February, 2022

The Youth Forum [YLF] is a multidisciplinary program on social, economic and political challenges at the national, continental and global level. It brings together talented active young minds and political activists who are working towards social justice and democracy.

Eligible Applicants should be:

  • Between 21 and 35 years old
  • Holders of a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • With interest in politics
  • Involved in a project or initiative and/or active in civil society, political parties, or trade unions

 Please send your application, consisting of a one-page motivation letter and your detailed CV in PDF format, to info.tanzania(at)fes.de or submit a hard copy to FES office located along Mwai Kibaki Road latest by Thursday, 17th February 2022 at 14.00 hours.

Your motivation letter should refer to your voluntary engagement in society and explain what you are expecting from the YLF. It should answer the following questions:

  1. Why are you applying for this program (professional, personal motives)? How will your participation help nurture your engagement and transform your community (or) and organization?
  2. What do you contribute? Which of your (professional) skills, knowledge, experiences do you consider particularly suitable for completing this program?
  3. Apart from your studies: What else have you been involved with (scientifically, politically, socially or culturally)?

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified. Interviews will be scheduled for March 2022 in Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar respectively.

Tanzania Office

P.O.Box 4472
6 Mwai Kibaki Road
Dar es Salaam

+255 (0) 22 2668575
+255 (0) 22 2668786