The Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators empowers rising talents in the creative sector to drive social, economic and urban change. Launched in 2014, it is building a global network of 500 competitively-selected changemakers in “hub” communities who design collaborative projects, build skills, gain mentors, and connect to upcoming innovators in their cities and countries.
The YCI Forum offers an opportunity for participants to be part of an intensive program taking place at Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg, Austria, from October 22 to 27, 2019. Combining theory and practice, with keynote presentations focusing on “big picture” issues facing the cultural sector and with skills-building sessions on entrepreneurial thinking; human-centered design processes; strategic planning and organizational development; and leadership and values.
Few fully funded scholarships are available for the Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators. However, the candidates should demonstrate the need for scholarship while also demonstrating their competence for the Forum.
Participants eligible for the Young Cultural Innovators should demonstrate the following characteristics:
Candidates can participate for the Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators by completing and submitting the online application form. Along with the application, the applicants must also submit:
Candidates must apply for the Salzburg Global Forum until 09 September 2019. Applications arriving after the deadline are not eligible for participation.