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Youth Education Scheme

Project No 9GLO05055
Title Youth Education Scheme
Short Title YES
Description The Youth Education Scheme (YES) is a scholarship project of the ITU-D "Children and Youth" Special Initiative, in support of needy and deserving young people, from LDCs and developing countries who wish to complete their tertiary education in information and communication technologies (ICTs) and related fields.
Youth Education Scheme scholarship project cover tuition fees (registration, studies and examination), up to a maximum of ten thousands US dollars (US$10,000).
The objective is to enable young people to contribute to the development of their communities, country and region using their achieved ICT knowledge and skills.
Status Implemented
Time Frame From 1/1/2005 To 31/12/2013
Funding Funded
Project Site ITU Headquarters
Related ITU Webpages http://www.itu.int/ITU-D/youth/yes/2009/youth_education_scheme.html
Beneficiary Countries Multi Countries
ITU Project Management Team WIDMER, R. Mrs.
ITU Field Office Contact ITU Headquarters
Place de Nations
1211 Geneva 20

Switzerland
Tel: +41 22 730 5111
Implementing Agency International Telecommunication Union (ITU)
Keywords Youth and Children
Relation to the WSIS Action Lines
C04Capacity building
Financial Scale (CHF) 100'000 - 500'000