CHANEL is one of the world’s most iconic and influential brands in creating, developing, manufacturing and distributing luxury products. Though CHANEL is first and foremost about creation, CHANEL also emphasizes on being a human-driven company committed to creating long-term value for the brand and for society. As an iconic brand, their influence far exceeds their business activities. Working within the industry and beyond, they wish to use this influence to define and promote a more ambitious way to address and manage sustainability and social challenges.
CHANEL aims to develop impactful and socially transformative actions through different kinds of initiatives involving its best ambassadors: its people. In 2019, CHANEL will participate in the One Young World Summit with a delegation of 25 of its internal young leaders. CHANEL will also offer scholarships to 15 external delegates who are setting the example to make their communities, countries and organizations more sustainable and socially responsible. The Chanel – One Young World Scholarship will identify and support 15 exemplary change makers to participate in the One Young World Summit 2019 in London.
These scholarships is particularly intended for young leaders at the forefront of organisations and movements that make an impact in at least one of the following areas:
Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of the following criteria:
The annual One Young World Summit convenes the brightest young talent from every country and sector, working to accelerate social impact. Delegates from 190+ countries are counselled by influential political, business and humanitarian leaders such as Justin Trudeau, Paul Polman and Meghan Markle, amongst many other global figures.
Location: United Kingdom
Eligible Regions: Open for All
Source – YOUTH OPPORTUNITY