Call for a Youth Exchange in Spain

Call for a Youth Exchange in Spain

Volunteers Centre Skopje is looking for 5 participants (18 – 30 years old) and 1 youth leader (18+) from Macedonia to participate in the youth exchange “Newsfakers” in Spain.

Place: Castrillo de la Vega, Spain

Date: 23.08 – 30.08.2021

!! There might be possible changes regarding the project dates depending on the current situation with COVID-19

About the project:

The project provides young people with knowledge about social media, fake news, hate speech and misinformation. It also aims to promote critical thinking skills and develop a positive and safe engagement with media.

More information: Infopack

Project partner: Brisa Intercultural

Technical Details:
The project is funded by ERASMUS+, so travel costs (up to 340 euros)  will be reimbursed according to ERASMUS+ regulations. Accommodation and food will be provided. Health insurance is not provided. All participants are strongly advised to take private health or travel insurance individually.

How to apply?

  1. Send an e-mail to vcs_contact@yahoo.com
  2. Write the project title in the subject line (eg. Application for “Newsfakers”)
  3. Present yourself shortly and point out which project you are interested in
  4. Attach your CV in English
  5. Attach motivation letter in English, answering at least to the following questions
    • Who are you?
    • How old are you?
    • Why do you want to participate?
    • How do you want to contribute to the project?

Application deadline: 22.07.2021

The applicants will be informed after the deadline when the selection of the participants is final.