The Audi Environmental Foundation was established in 2009 by AUDI AG as a 100-percent subsidiary to make a contribution to environmental protection and to promote sustainable behavior. The Foundation focuses on developing environmentally compatible technologies, measures for environmental education, and protecting natural necessities of life for humans, animals, and plants. In collaboration with One Young World, the Audi Environmental Foundation offers scholarships to young leaders to attend the One Young World Summit 2023 in Belfast, UK.
The Purpose of the Scholarship: Tackling the Climate Crisis
The Audi Environmental Foundation scholarship is intended for young leaders who are driving change and tackling the climate crisis through innovative new technologies, the advancement of climate education, or the preservation of ecosystems by halting or reversing land degradation. The Foundation recognizes the challenges that confront us as a society, including scarce resources, environmental destruction, climate change, and population growth. With the advancing change in social values, sustainability is becoming a part of life for more and more people, and the Foundation believes that young leaders can make a significant contribution to solving environmental challenges.
Benefits of the Scholarship
The scholarship offers 15 young leaders access to the One Young World Summit 2023 in Belfast, UK, hotel accommodation in Manchester between 2 – 5 October 2023, participation in a pre-event by Audi AG and the Audi Environmental Foundation on 1 October 2023, travel to and from Belfast (flights in economy), catering which includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and transport between the Summit accommodation and the Summit venue. These benefits provide young leaders with the opportunity to network, gain knowledge and skills, and learn from experts and other young leaders in the field of environmental protection.
Criteria for Application
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be aged 18 – 30 and nationals of all countries. They must have demonstrated commitment to delivering positive change, capacity for leadership, understanding of key local and/or global issues, track record of generating impactful and innovative solutions, and demonstrated impact and innovation in tackling environmental challenges.
How to Apply
Interested applicants should visit the Audi Environmental Foundation Scholarship website for more information on how to apply.
The deadline for applications is 22 March 2023.
The Power of Young Leaders in Tackling Environmental Challenges. The One Young World’s 2023 Audi Environmental Foundation Scholarship provides an excellent opportunity for young leaders to attend the One Young World Summit and gain knowledge and skills in environmental protection. With the increasing need to tackle environmental challenges, the scholarship recognizes the importance of young leaders in driving change and promoting sustainable behavior. By providing access to the Summit, the Foundation hopes to inspire young leaders to develop innovative and impactful solutions to environmental challenges, and ultimately contribute to a livable future for all.