|Title||Youth Education Scheme|
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.
|Time Frame||From 1/1/2005 To 31/12/2013|
|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||
Place de Nations
1211 Geneva 20
Tel: +41 22 730 5111
|Implementing Agency||International Telecommunication Union (ITU)|
|Keywords||Youth and Children|
|Relation to the WSIS Action Lines||
|Financial Scale (CHF)||100'000 - 500'000|