Apply to attend

Eligibility & Selection

A Youth Assembly Delegate* must be:

  • Between the ages of 16 - 28 (at the time of the conference)
  • Actively involved in his/her community
  • Interested in sustainable development and the United Nations
  • Strongly motivated to become a changemaker in their community and the world

Interested applicants who are 29 years old and older may apply as a Youth Assembly Observer*.

Applications are evaluated based on the individual's work or involvement, achievements, and interest in sustainable development and the United Nations.

*Please note that becoming a Youth Assembly Delegate/Observer does not constitute an official position as a representative, delegate or ambassador of your country.

Dates to Remember

April 3, 2017: 2017 Summer Youth Assembly Registration opens

April 3 – May 1, 2017: Early Bird Registration Period

April 3 – June 15, 2017Delegate Package Application & Reservation Period

May 2 – June 15, 2017: Regular Registration Period

June 15, 2017: 2017 Summer Youth Assembly Registration ends

How to participate

Conference

Participants who register for the conference have the opportunity to attend all conference sessions at the Youth Assembly at the United Nations.

Delegate Package

Participants who register for a Delegate Package have the opportunity to attend several other exclusive activities beyond all conference sessions at the Youth Assembly, as well as receive arranged services including accommodations, meals, land transportation, and more.