Application form for the IOM Global Youth Ambassadors Initiative

Closing date: 30 September 2023 midnight CET

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is pleased to invite young leaders from different regions around the world to apply for the IOM Global Youth Ambassadors Initiative and become IOM Youth Ambassadors advocating for youth and their inclusion in decision making on migration issues. Please note that applications received after the closing date or incomplete applications will not be considered. Due to a high volume of applications received, only short-listed candidate will be contacted.

* This information is mandatory to submit your application 


Please note that you must be between 18 and 30 years old (inclusive) as of 30 December 2023.

Highest Degree
(please note you will be requested to submit a copy of your degree and transcripts, if shortlisted)
What is your preferred language of communication?
What is your current occupation?
Are you currently affiliated with or represent any of the following: youth network or organisation, civil society organisation/national government/local government/private sector entity/academia/UN organisation/Non-UN organisation?
(please include country code eg. +33 123456789)
Do you have a valid passport?
Do you confirm your commitment and availability to participate in the ambassador program for a minimum period of one year, if selected?
(JPEG file max 3MB , white background)
One file only.
3 MB limit.
Allowed types: jpg.
Maximum 2 files.
3 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.
Recommendations should be from adults who know the applicant and has knowledge of academic/professional background, personal and leadership qualities. The recommendations cannot be from a family members or friends. (PDF file max 3MB)
(PDF file max 2 pages)
One file only.
5 MB limit.
Allowed types: pdf.