Global Youth Anti-Corruption Network

Join the Competition and come to Brazil

Global Youth Anti-Corruption Network Competition

Send us your application for a chance to take part in the 3rd Voices Against Corruption Forum and the 15th International Anti-Corruption Conference in Brasília, Brazil, from November 5-10, 2012!

The Global Youth Anti-Corruption Network, supported by the World Bank Institute, is holding its 3rd global forum and co-sponsoring the 15th IACC with Transparency International. Don’t miss the opportunity to take part in these game-changing events where you will get the chance to be heard at the highest levels of policy-making, and fight against corruption on the global scale.

When? Application deadline is August 17, 2012.

Where? Download the application form HERE and send it accomplished to

Who? Send us your application if you:

  • Are a young activist, part of a youth-led or oriented organization, an ICT expert, or a journalist living in a developing country, with a proven track record in activities that promote better transparency and accountability for better governance (choose the right application for you),
  • Are between the ages of 18-35,
  • Have registered on the GYAC website:
  • Are available to attend conferences in Brasilia, Brazil, between November 5-10, 2012[1]
  • Are fluent in English

Prizes! If you are an active member of GYAC or want to be, always contributing to the growth of the Network or intending to, and you have a winning application, check out below what you stand to win.

  • First tier: For winners with the highest quality of applications, your admission award will cover i) airfare to Brasília, ii) admission to the GYAC Forum, iii) boarding and meals, and iv) IACC participation.
  • Second tier: As part of the second-tier of winners, your admissions award will cover i) admission to the GYAC Forum, ii) boarding and meals, and ii) IACC participation, provided you can generate or find sponsors to cover your travel costs to/from Brasília.
  • Third tier: your admission award will cover i) admission to GYAC Forum and ii) IACC participation, provided you can cover your travel costs and a subsidized boarding rate.

Don’t forget to spread the word, spread the word out to your networks and share this rare opportunity with them. Watch the video below to see the incredible network of young people you will be joining. We look forward to receiving your applications and seeing you in Brasília!

[1]* On the conditions specified according to the winning tier you fall in

GYAC Competition Application Form.doc

GYAC Fact Sheet.pdf