Russian youth and student organizations have submitted a bid to be the host country of the World Festival of Youth and Students in Russia. Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin supported this initiative. The World Federation of Democratic Youth approved Russian bid to host the Festival and XIX Festival will pass in October 2017 in Sochi!
This is a platform for dialogue, global form of communication: through discussions, cultural programs, sports, through free communication to find ways to confront the challenges that younger generation is facing today.
Who can become a member of the Festival
have an active life position
are from 18 to 35 years
have your own favorite practice
respect the interests of your country
consider yourself as a part of the global community
belong to one of the categories of participants:
leaders of youth NGOs
creative, artistic young people (musicians, writers, artists, directors, etc.)
leaders of sports clubs
leaders of youth organizations of political parties
young university teachers
leaders of student government
young scientists (social, humanitarian and economic, natural and technical sciences)
young foreigners who study Russian language and are interested in Russian culture.
Then the World Festival of Youth and Students is for you!!
How to take part?
What should be done?
To fill up the application for participation (* Please fill in all the fields correctly!)
To keep track of the status of an application in a personal account
To get at the result for the completion period of the participants registration
Your application will be sent to the National Preparatory Committee of your country. You will be invited to participate according to the results of the selection of applications, not over April 2017.
What awaits the participants?
You will experience:
Visa-free entry for foreign participants
a unique educational and discussion program with the participation of world-class professionals
real applied skills in master classes and creative workshops
complexity of Russian culture: ballet, ice show, a film festival, jazz festival, circus program
Life-style program: street dances, healthy lifestyle, jogging, hitting a qualifying standards of the “Ready to Work and Defense”, extreme park, musical subcultures
acquaintance with like-minded people and colleagues from 150 countries
participation in a grand international youth event
access to all the educational, cultural and sports fields.
At the expense of the host country.