Youth Exchange in Sofia

Call for applications now open!

Looking for Turkish participants for the youth exchange “SPORT: A language we all speak” in Lozen/Sofia/Bulgaria 24th May – 1st June 2022!

The project will deal with the importance of sport as an educational tool for intercultural learning, fighting discrimination and promoting social inclusion.

Our group will be represented by 4 participants and 1 leader.

Passport and time: You must have a valid passport ready. On the day you travel you should have at least 6 months left on your passport.
Visa: Bulgaria applies visa to Turkish citizens with ordinary pasports. Green passport holders do not need visa. Visa costs will be reimbursed after the project when all the documents submitted.
Travel: Travel costs will be paid by the participant in advance. Upon submission of documents, up to €180 will be reimbursed after the youth exchange.
Exit Fee: It will be covered by the participants. (150TRY per each)
Travel&Health Insurance: will be covered by participants (approx. 10 EUR)
Transfer costs between banks: will be deducted from the reimbursement. (no more than 5 EUR)
Registration Fee: 20 EUR
Covid-19: PCR tests will be covered by participants. According to country regulations you have to have your vaccinations completed.
Accommodation and Meals: Participants will stay in the rooms with four participants from other countries. Women and men will stay in separate rooms. Meals will be provided by the host organization.

18-25 years of age
To be able to speak English.
It is preferable to be talented in the fields / areas where we represent our own culture. (Please mention in the application form)
Yet, being not involved in any projects abroad is a plus.
Fewer opportunities background is a plus.
Have been volunteering for Imece Network is a plus.
Being able to handle issues such as bus tickets, visa application etc.
To be able to participate in the preliminary meeting to be held in Istanbul with our selected participants.

Persons who wish to participate in the exchange described above and who meet the requirements may apply by completing the application form here.

Deadline is over