BRICS Youth Council – Call for Applications 2024

The NYDA is calling for nomination and applications for young people working or serving in a non-governmental capacity to serve on the BRICS Youth Council. Apply below.

When is Application Deadline:

25th September 2023

Tell Me About BRICS Youth Council:

The Executive Chairperson of the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA), Asanda Luwaca addressed the open plenary session of the 15th BRICS Summit on August 23. She announced before the house that the recent 9th BRICS Youth Summit has reached a consensus on the establishment of the BRICS Youth Council.

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Who can Apply?

  • A young person from the ages of 18-35 years old
  • Be a South African,
  • Reside within the borders of South Africa (Naturalised South Africans do not qualify)
    • Have a valid passport,
  • Have a NQF Level 7 qualification preferably in International Relations or related,
  • Three years of work experience preferably in International Relations or youth work

Which Countries are Eligible?

South Africa

How Many Awards?


What is the Benefit of BRICS Youth Council?

This is a voluntary participation and there is no remuneration. Please also note that only one position is available.

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit your CV, proof of qualification and one-page motivation through Mr Phetole Seodi:
Manager-Public and International Relations [email protected] +27 71 302 6316

Visit Award Webpage for Details