Batas waktu: 8 September 2013
Syarat: 18 – 35 years old.
Awards: Trip to Washington DC, Seed funding, Internship at world bank or its partner.
The 2013 Youth Summit is a World Bank Group sponsored event that will be held on October 3rd, 2013 in Washington DC using a development case competition as a platform for discussion and results. It is an event that will engage young staff at the World Bank directly with youth from around
the world under a common theme: Youth Entrepreneurship: Cultivating an innovative spirit to alleviate global youth unemployment. Several subtopics have been identified along this theme and continue to pose serious challenges to the development community, including education, youth employment and
millennial communication. Participants of the competition can compete individually or join in teams of 2-5 people and submit proposals that create socially innovative1 solutions to four real problems facing developmentpractitioners today. The winners for each of the four development cases will be invited to 2013 Youth Summit to share their proposals and gather with other youth from around the world for a day of learning and networking.
a) Who can join the competition?
Any young person within the WBG or around the globe can participate in the competition. Non- WBG participants can be working professionals, college students or any young person in the world with the drive to innovate. For the purpose of this competition, ‘young person’ will be understood as a person between the ages of 18 to 35.
b) Who is eligible to compete?
Submissions are accepted from both individuals and teams with a maximum of 5. In the vein of knowledge sharing, we encourage teams try to include both students and professionalswithin the groups. Persons and teams outside the World Bank Group are highly encouraged to participate in this competition.
July 30 Competition opens
September 8(6:00pm EST)* Deadline for submission of proposals
Mid-September Notification of proposal winners
October 3 Youth Summit 2013
Awards differ by development case, but possible prizes include:
a) Trip to Washington, D.C. to attend the World Bank’s first Youth Summit;
b) Seed funding;
c) Reputable learning or training opportunity;
d) Opportunity to implement winning project within the organization;
e) Other monetary compensation;
f) Internship with World Bank or World Bank partner.
Winning proposals are eligible to receive additional awards from the individual case sponsors
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