Registration is open for youth age 16-28 with a proven track record of leadership experience, school, or community involvement and are interested in global affairs, sustainable development, and youth issues.
Yes. Registrants who are older than 29 may register as an Observer.
Various organizations have their own definition of youth. At the Emerging Young African Leaders Summit, we do not have a strict definition of youth, but have defined a certain age-range for who is considered a “Delegate” for our program planning purposes. Registrants 30 or older qualify as an observer to attend the Emerging Young African Leaders Summit.
Future Africa Leaders Foundation spearheads every session of the Emerging Young African Leaders Summit, with the support and partnership of notable organizations and companies.
the Emerging Young African Leaders Summit is currently hosted in Lagos, Nigeria.
The Emerging Young African Leaders Summit will take place in Lagos, Nigeria from August 22–24, 2019.
Interested applicants may register through our website. There are two ways to participate in the Emerging Young African Leaders Summit. You may choose to register for either the summit only or Summit plus. A registration fee will be required upon completion of the application form. For the Summit plus, additional fees will be required to reserve spaces for accommodation, leadership seminars, and special events.
No. There is no financial aid available to support applicants at this time. We suggest applicants check local organizations for sources of subsidy and support.
The registration fee for accepted participants is non-refundable and non-transferrable under any circumstances and for any reason for all registrants. These circumstances and reasons may include but are not be limited to, registration withdrawal by the registrant, registrant cancellation, medical condition. The registration fee is refundable if the registration is rejected.
Please read the refund policy in the Terms and Conditions.
Upon submission of the form, you will receive an auto-response email, which includes a copy of account details and additional information. Submission of the registration form does not automatically guarantee acceptance. A refund will be issued to registrants who did not meet our eligibility requirements.
All registrants regardless if registering individually or as part of a group must complete the same registration guidelines. You may input the name of your group on the affiliation field on the registration form.
If you wish to take advantage of special group rates for the Summit plus, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Group rates are only available for Summit plus packages. Groups requesting for special rates must consist of 5 or more individuals from a recognized company, organization, or academic institution.
Participants who sign up for the Summit Only option are responsible for their own travel arrangements, including accommodation, meals, flight, airport transfers, and visa application fees. the Summit plus include arranged accommodation, meals, and local transportation, in addition to special activities/services. Summit plus participants who request double occupancy accommodation will be assigned roommates with the same gender.
Summit Only and Summit Plus registrants will receive their official registration confirmation letter upon completion of full payment. The official registration confirmation letter for all Emerging Young African Leaders Summit participants must be presented to Future Africa Leaders Foundation staff on the day of conference/ program registration.
Please find more information for international applicants on the registration guidelines.
All events at the Emerging Young African Leaders Summit are carried out in English. Additionally, all applications must be submitted in English.
Generally, event facilities are wheelchair accessible, but this cannot be guaranteed. We suggest the participant to bring a caregiver/companion with him/her throughout the event. Delegates requiring special accommodations may contact the Friendship Ambassadors Foundation to inquire more information.
Due to a large number of participants, food restrictions and special diets cannot be accommodated in the meal offerings included in the Summit plus. Please note that meals are only included in the Summit plus.