Participation and Selection Criteria

Applications | Nominations


Participation Criteria – the prospective candidate must be:

  • Aged approx. 22-35, and of Czech, Hungarian, Polish, or Slovak nationality; or a long-term resident living and acting in Central Europe
  • Fluent in English
  • Professionally active in politics, business, media, the arts, sports, science, or the nonprofit sector

Participation Criteria – we highly prefer that the prospective candidate be:

  • An exceptional individual (who, for example, holds a leading position at work, is currently working on an innovative project, is leading a team of people, is contributing to an extraordinary field of work, has extraordinary achievements, is a disrupting leader, etc.)
  • An open-minded and active citizen, who is interested in tackling current challenges (e.g. spends time volunteering)
  • Willing to promote cooperation among different professions and segments of society

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