Caribbean Regional Youth Council invites applications for “35 Under 35 Caribbean”

Caribbean Regional Youth Council (CRYC) is all set to present "35 Under 35 Caribbean" for the game changers. The deadline for the submission of the application is Sunday (July 16, 2023). 

Caribbean Regional Youth Council invites applications for
Caribbean Regional Youth Council invites applications for "35 Under 35 Caribbean"

Caribbean: Caribbean Regional Youth Council (CRYC) is all set to present “35 Under 35 Caribbean” for the game changers. The deadline for the submission of the application is Sunday (July 16, 2023). 

The initiative will be held in commemoration of the Commonwealth Year of Youth and the 10th Year Anniversary of the Caribbean Regional Youth Council (CRYC). 

This groundbreaking initiative will provide the chance for young enthusiasts to be recognized as young leaders and influencers in the region. CRYC said, “Let your voice be heard, and your impact is felt.”

They are in search of 35 exceptional individuals between the ages of 15-35 who are shaping the future of our Caribbean community. This opportunity is open to Caribbean nationals and diaspora Caribbean youth.

The event will be held to celebrate the Commonwealth Year of Youth and CRYC’s milestone anniversary with this incredible opportunity. Selected participants will have the unique opportunity to utilize their stories, experiences, and achievements to inspire and mentor the next generation of change-makers across the region. 

Requirements are as follows: 

  •  Remember to submit your CV, a recent professional headshot, and any supporting media (photos, videos, newspaper clippings) via email to 35under35caribbean@gmail.com before the extended deadline: Sunday, July 16 2023, 11:59 PM AST. 
  •  Let’s make history together as we shape the future of the Caribbean. Follow @35Under35Caribbean for updates and be a part of this extraordinary movement. Together, they’ll unleash the power of Caribbean youth.

The Caribbean Regional Youth Council has also unveiled the official theme for Caribbean Youth Day 2023

  • Date: September 30, 2023. 
  • It will mark a momentous occasion as they celebrate the power, resilience, and vision of Caribbean youth.
  • It will feature a month-long celebration from September 30 to October 31, 2023, with a series of exciting activities, discussions, and collaborations.
  • The theme for the celebration is Securing Our Future: Youth Co-Creating a Peaceful and Sustainable Caribbean Community. 
  • This theme embodies the crucial role that the youth play in shaping a future that is both peaceful and sustainable. The theme will focus on the creation of a Caribbean community that thrives on inclusivity, social justice, and sustainable peace.
  • It will also help in empowering the voices of our young leaders as we address violence, promote crime prevention, and build a future where everyone can thrive.
  • The theme aligns with Goal 16 of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, promoting peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development.
  •  The month of inspiration, empowerment, and transformative change on the shores of the Caribbean.