Call for application - Forum 2017

Join in the 2017 NCG Forum !

The 2017 Forum will take place in Nantes on 25-28 October.

You are between 18 and 30 years, in charge of a project that strenghten the notion of citizenship in your city ? You want to share it and to take part a great meeting gathering over 60 participants from all over Europe, participating in workshops, festive and cultural moments ?

Fill in the application form below before 1st June 2017 !

What is the NCG Forum ?
Discover the 2016 edition

Who can participate?

These are the conditions to participate to the Forum:

  • To be aged between 18 and 30 years old
  • To live and/or develop a project in Nantes Métropole or a Member state of the Council of Europe (+ Belarus)
  • To present a concrete initiative
  • To fill in the application form to be launched every year in spring.

Selection of projects :

Each year, 30 projects are presented : 10 from Nantes and 20 from all of Europe

  • Projects must contribute to strengthen the notion of "living together", involve a "citizenship" approach in tits general sense and develop an original approach.
  • They can be linked to a large range of thematics : environment, health, education, culture, sport, intercultural dialogue, fight again discriminations, media, etc.
  • Projects must be concrete initiatives (Or at least in an advanced stage of reflection if not yet realized)

The call for applications is launched every year from March to June.
Projects to participate to the Forum are selected by a jury in June and notified in July.

Useful information

  •  The 2017 Forum takes place on October 25-28 in Nantes-France. The Forum starts on wednesday evening and ends on saturday early afternoon.
  • English is the official language.
  • Transport, accommodation and food costs of European participants are covered by Nantes Métropole (Maximum 2 participants per project).
  • Please note that selected participants are asked to book their transport tickets themselves. The organization will then refund travel expenses up to 400 Euros per person, according to the original receipts and tickets sent by the participants. Refunds are provided approximatively 2 months after the Forum.

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