Apply to be Youth Observer to the United Nations

Do you have a passion for international affairs? Do you want to travel the country and the world to serve as a voice for young Americans? You just might be the next U.S. Youth Observer to the United Nations.

Applications are now open to apply to be the 2018-2019 U.S. Youth Observer to the UN!

This role is appointed annually by the U.S. Department of State and UN Association of the USA. For a one-year term, an American between the ages of 18-25 is selected to travel throughout the country and connect with thousands of other young Americans to find out the issues most important to them.

We’re looking for a poised, internationally-engaged young American to fill this role for the 2018-2019 year. Qualified individuals are:

• Passionate and entrepreneurial about civic engagement, youth issues, and the United Nations
• Digitally engaged and talented writers, with a knack for communicating online in creative and effective ways and quickly turning around blog posts to inform other youth
• Intellectually curious and able to have meaningful conversations with high-level individuals
• Experienced public speakers who are enthusiastic about engaging with young Americans
• Dedicated to making the world a better place

Sound like you or someone you know? Applications must be submitted by Sunday, April 29 at 11:59 pm EST. You can find complete details on how to apply here.

PS- Follow the activities of the current U.S. Youth Observer, Munira Khalif, on her blog, Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

Anna Mahalak
Youth Engagement Manager
UNA-USA | UN Foundation
202-496-6384 |

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