Belt & Road News Digest: September 2018

Belt & Road News Digest: September 2018

Categories: News


圖源: GenerationSCO 

SCO Headquarters | 2018年9月11日

SCOLAR Recruiting New Members!

SCO Countries Youth League (SCOLAR) is an independent, non-profit youth organization aimed at providing a platform for young leaders from Shanghai Cooperation Organisation countries to strengthen connectivity, promote dialogue and contribute to regional development. It is affiliated with the SCO Secretariat and supported by Secretary General.
What is SCO?
  • The largest transregional organization in the world
  • 3B people, 44% of world’s population, where every fifth person represents youth
  • 1/3 of world’s GDP
  • Young and fast growing

Our Relationships with SCO
  • We are affiliated with and supported by the SCO Secretariat but operate independently.
  • On June 15th, 2018, the SCO Secretary General R.Alimov signed the charter of the SCO Countries Youth League.

How to Become a SCOLAR?
  • Nationality: From one of the 18 SCO countries
  • Age: 20 to 35
  • Language: Be able to speak either English, Chinese, or Russian
  • Application Period: Every March and September. You may only apply during these periods.
  • Trial Period: one month from announcement
  • Commitment: at least 9 months

Application Timeline
 8 September –  Info Session
12 September, 23:59pm – Submit personal CV (max 2pages)
15-16 September (Sat, Sun) – Interview
17 September – New SCOLARs announced
17 September  – 16 October  – Trial period
19 October – Final SCOLARs announcement & On boarding training!