The prize “Young European of the Year” is awarded to young Europeans aged between 18 and 26 years who have distinguished themselves concerning their honorary commitment and dedication in the support of international understanding and/or the integration of Europe.
This young person needs to show that she or he has taken initiatives, has a sense of responsibility, and thus proves that they are prepared to grasp the opportunities of our time in forging peaceful
coexistence in a Europe of diversity
The sum of the prize values € 5.000. This amount is intended to finance a six-month internship with
a Member of the European Parliament or another European institution. It is also possible to use the
sum to finance a project which promotes European integration.
Deadline for nominations: October 30th, 2015
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