Deadline: 16 June 2019
The Union for International Cancer Control’s (UICC) is seeking applications for its Young Leaders Programme to identify and support aspiring young professionals in cancer control by providing unique opportunities for peer-to-peer learning, for connecting and networking with experienced leaders, as well as the chance to engage and participate in recognised international and regional events.
UICC aims to nurture aspiring young cancer control professionals to become successful leaders in cancer control and the wider global health community.
Attend the World Cancer Leaders’ Summit (WCLS) where Young Leaders will have the opportunity to contribute and learn from global discussions on current topics in cancer control, and network with influential and experienced leaders from around the world.
Participate in an event or organise a study visit aligned with their interests and expertise during the 12 months following the WCLS, to create regional impact or initiate a regional collaboration.
Attend the World Cancer Congress (WCC) to benefit from the breadth of discussions and learning opportunities available, and to share experiences and best practices through a dedicated session.
UICC’s welcome applications from individuals who fit the following criteria:
- Up to and including 40 years of age at the application deadline (16 June 2019).
- Emerging cancer control professional with demonstrated impact in their network/organisation.
- Fluent in English (both spoken and written) for successful interaction at an international level.
- Self-starter with proven experience in community engagement and mobilisation in their local setting.
How to Apply
Applicants can apply online via given website.
For more information, please visit this link.