Apply for the Pfizer – One Young World Scholarship



Brief Description

The Pfizer – One Young World Scholarship has been established to recognize the outstanding actions of young people to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on society.


50 scholars will receive digital access to the One Young World Summit 2021 from 22 – 25 July. In addition, scholars will join the One Young World Ambassador community, a network of 12,000+ changemakers in more than 190 countries.


This scholarship is intended for young leaders who have demonstrated impact in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and advancing health education and access.


Benefit

Digital access to the One Young World Summit 2021 from 22 to 25 July 2021.

Membership of the One Young World Ambassador community.

Participation in unique sessions including meetings with Pfizer executives.


Eligibility

This scholarship is intended for young leaders aged 18 - 30* who have demonstrated impact in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and/or advancing health education and access. Relevant impact includes:


  • Providing healthcare to COVID-19 patients.

  • Raising awareness of COVID-19 risks and contributing to community safety.

  • Advocating for public policies which protect vulnerable populations and advance health equity.

  • Digital solutions to enhance access to education and access to healthcare.

  • Initiatives that combat the secondary impacts of the pandemic e.g. responding to increases in unemployment.

  • The scholarship welcomes applications from candidates from a variety of professional backgrounds including; healthcare practitioners, social entrepreneurs, entrepreneurs, charity leaders, academics and community activists.