Young Public Diplomacy Summit Istanbul Turkiye 2024 (Apply Now)

Another funded forum in a City that bridges the continents of Europe and Asia. I am talking about the Young Public Diplomacy Summit Istanbul Turkiye 2024. This forum is an opportunity for young aspirants from all backgrounds to immerse themselves in the world of diplomacy. Through various sessions and modules, participants will get a deeper understanding of diplomacy practices, the intersection of art and activism, and the role of culture in society. The forum is set to run from September 5th to 8th, 2024.

The Young Public Diplomacy Summit is open to applicants from all around the world. This program includes field visits to cultural sites, Embassies, Govt Institutes, and NGOs. People between the ages of 16-40 years old are eligible to apply. Participants will learn about the intersection of the visual arts, music, and film, and their relation to diplomacy. The summit aims to combat disinformation and enhance the power of literature, poetry, and storytelling, drawing inspiration from Rumi and Yunus Emre and their relation to public diplomacy. More details about the program requirements, eligibility criteria, benefits are given below.

Details About Young Public Diplomacy Summit Istanbul Turkiye 2024

  • Host Country: Turkiye
  • City: Istanbul
  • Hosted by: Centre For Strategy & Cultural Diplomacy
  • Forum Dates: 5th Sept to 8th Sept 2024
  • Benefits: Fully Funded, Partially, Self Funded
  • Deadline: 23rd July 2024

Also Check: List of Conferences and Youth Programs (Fully Funded)

Perks and Benefits

Financial Support is available for the Participants:

  • There are five fully funded seats covering all summit expenses such as event merchandise, meals, accommodation, and additional perks.
  • There are fifteen Partially Funded seats covering 50% of the summit fee.
  • Airfare: The Airfare is provided to the best applicant.

What You Will Get?

  • Summit Invitation Letter
  • Return Air Ticket to the Best Public Diplomat
  • Meals during the summit
  • YPDS Personalized Merchandise
  • Youth Statements & Interventions
  • Exceptional Community of Impact Creators
  • Certificate of Participation
  • Opportunity for Internship at CSCD Incubations
  • 10 Weeks Virtual Course

Also Check: BS MS PhD Scholarships in Turkiye for 2025 (Fully Funded)

Modules of the Event

  • Module 1: Public Diplomacy in the 21st Century
  • Module 2: Indigenous Peacebuilding and Cultural Diplomacy
  • Module 3: Artivism: International Advocacy Through Art
  • Module 4: Cultural Attaches and Public Diplomacy
  • Module 5: Art, Strategy, and Disinformation
  • Module 6: Rumi and Yunus Emre: Their Legacy in Public Diplomacy
  • Module 7: Literature, Poetry, and Storytelling in Cultural Diplomacy
  • Learn more about the Virtual Programs: Institute SCD
  • How do these programs look? Watch a film documentary

Past Events

Eligibility Criteria

  • The forum is open to all the nationals.
  • IELTS is not required.
  • Ideal for 16-40 years.
  • Students, professionals, artists, travelers, social activists, and young aspirants in public diplomacy.

Selection Criteria for the Funded Category

  • Quality of Application
  • Education & Professional Experience
  • Youth Engagement & Achievements
  • Creative Project & Communication Skills
  • Interview & Social Action Plan

How to Apply?

The application process is online. To be considered for the funded category there is an application fee of $16 charged by the Center For Strategy & Cultural Diplomacy (the host of the event). The link to the official website is given below.


Disclaimer: Please note that this program requires an application fee to be considered for the scholarship category. Opportunities Corner does not charge this fee and is not responsible for any losses or damages related to the application fee.

Muhammad Saim Rasheed
As Opportunities Corners founder, my name is Muhammad Saim Rasheed. I completed my higher education from University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar. I have been to Egypt for the AIESEC internship in 2016. In addition, I am an alumnus of the U.S. Department of State's (SUSI 2017) Exchange Program. I participated in the Young Leaders Fellowship in the Maldives in 2021, and I went to the International Youth Leadership Summit in Turkiye in 2022. Since 2017, I have participated in numerous fully funded educational and leadership programs. I therefore created this blog based on my own personal experiences, and I mentor students who are eager and enthusiastic about pursuing fully funded opportunities. You can visit the official sources for additional information by clicking on the links provided at the end of each post. Read more about me and our partners here. I am also Featured by Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network