Applications CLOSED for the 2018 Big Ocean Youth Delegation!
Stay tuned for details on our 2019 delegation.
Become a Big Ocean Youth Delegate and join us at the United Nations Commission on the status of Women in March 2018.
Must be a member of a local or virtual Big Ocean cottage.
Must have firm understanding of Big Ocean philosophy as outlined HERE.
October 20. Qualified Candidate Interviews via video or in-person meeting
October 31. Final Candidates selected
November 2017-Oct. 2018. Monthly video conference training for selected delegates
March 14-22. NYC trip to CSW. Days may be adjusted as needed.
Applicants must be US residents.
Monthly video conference trainings require a device with webcam and internet connection.
Youth will travel to New York City for CSW March 14-22. Days may be adjusted as needed.
Funds for trip to be earned/fundraised by each participating youth.
Some scholarships may be available.
Three payments of $500 each are due November 10, January 10, and March 10.
Additional Requirements and Expectations:
Help Big Ocean grow through social media as well as through public speaking opportunities.
Receive training to run a cottage, then start a youth cottage in your area or virtually after CSW.
Produce one creative video about a Big Ocean tenet.
Write one blog article and include photos.
Given a deadline, create memes advertising your video and blog article social media.
Interested in joining us?
Fill out the online application below.
Write a 500 word essay on this topic: "Share an example of the Model of Powerful Impact in your life. How has it inspired you?"
Submit 2 letters of recommendation.
Email the letters of recommendation and essay to firstname.lastname@example.org.