WE ARE FAMILY FOUNDATION IS THRILLED TO ANNOUNCE NOMINATIONS ARE OPEN FOR 2021 THREE DOT DASH GLOBAL TEEN LEADERS. AFTER A YEAR OF UNCERTAINTY AND ADAPTATION WE LOOK FORWARD TO FINDING THE NEXT GROUP OF TEENAGE SOCIAL INNOVATORS, ENTREPRENEURS AND ACTIVISTS AS WE ALL WORK TO MAKE 2021 AND BEYOND A FUTURE WE ALL WANT TO LIVE IN.
For the reasons that made 2020 feel unprecedented, We Are Family Foundation will continue our commitment to the health and safety of everyone by committing to hosting the 2021 Just Peace Summit in a virtual format.
The 2021 Virtual Just Peace Summit (V-JPS2021) will take place between the months of June, July and August over a period of several weeks next year. Exact dates will be announced in the coming weeks.
All 2021 Global Teen Leaders (GTLs) will participate remotely from their homes. We Are Family Foundation will ensure each GTL has the technology needed to fully participate.
All applicants who are chosen as finalists will have the opportunity to ask questions and learn more about what going virtual means for Three Dot Dash during their one-on-one interviews.
We ask that only young people who are committed to fully participating in a virtual summit format apply. You may read more about the eligibility requirements for applying below:
DEADLINE TO APPLY
12PM EST on JANUARY 13th, 2021
WE ARE LOOKING FOR THE 2021 GLOBAL TEEN LEADERS –
THOSE WHO HAVE IDENTIFIED A PROBLEM AND A SOLUTION… AND HAVE TAKEN DIRECT ACTION.
Potential GTLs must meet ALL of the following qualifications and requirements:
Age 13-19 (at time of the Virtual Just Peace Summit V-JPS2021)
Project or organization addresses one or more basic human need(s): Education, Environment, Food, Health, Safety, Shelter, Water
Founder or co-founder of your own project or organization
Committed to growing your work and impact now and in the future
Already achieving tangible results
Speak and write English proficiently
Participate during the entire V-JPS2021 – NO EXCEPTIONS
Be nominated by a qualified Nominator (SEE BELOW)
In order to apply, potential GTLs must be nominated by one of the following qualified Nominators:
- Three Dot Dash Coalition Partner
- GLT Alumni
- Mentor Alumni
A Staff Member from an Educational Institution
A We Are Family Foundation or Three Dot Dash Team Member
A We Are Family Foundation Board Member