British Council looking to connect with future leaders

British Council Future Leaders Connect

The British Council is looking for young people from across the world with innovative ideas about policy and global change.

The Future Leaders Connect programme looks for exceptional individuals between the ages of 18 to 35 from around the world, to join a long-term network of emerging policy leaders.

Once involved, they will develop policy making expertise, make valuable connections and gain the skills to have real impact.

Together with their peers, they will discuss major global policy issues at the British Houses of Parliament in London, engage with inspiring leaders, visit some of the UK’s leading global institutions and collaborate to produce innovative policy recommendations.

In 2017 there are 50 spaces available and the British Council this year are welcoming applicants from Kenya and the United Kingdom as well as Egypt, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan and Tunisia.

The deadline to apply to join Future Leaders Connect is Sunday 14th May 2017, 23.59 (GMT) and if you would like to apply, you can do so on the official website