Regional Youth Leadership Mobility Programme (RYLMP): Call for Applications for 2022/23

23 November 2022

Centre for Education Policy (CEP), Center Science and Innovation for Development (SCiDEV), Albania and Youth Educational Forum (YEF), North Macedonia, are launching a Call for Participation in the Regional Youth Leadership Mobility Programme (RYLMP) for 2022/23.

Support for the implementation of this programme is provided by the Open Society Foundations.

The Programme is open to youth (21-30 years old) from academia and civil society organizations, young professionals, and youth activists in the respective countries interested in developing capacities in the field of informed and data-driven advocacy, leadership, activism, and intercultural exchange, and in strengthening regional cooperation among Albania, North Macedonia, and Serbia.

Candidates shall apply with their individual proposals for informed and data-driven advocacy actions focusing on one of the topics:

a) Regional cooperation,

b) Education and employability,

c) Migration and brain drain,

d) Youth participation, and

e) Youth action for the environment.

After the evaluation, selected participants will be matched in mixed teams in line with their areas of interest. They will work with colleagues from other countries on their data-driven advocacy with combined capacity-building and mentoring support.

Selected participants will spend three weeks mobility period in each country according to the timeline detailed below. During the project, participants will participate in a capacity-building programme focused on relevant competencies and skills for their work and mentoring programme.

Selected participants will benefit from the financial support to complete their projects and cover mobility costs, provided by the Open Society Foundations in Albania, North Macedonia and Serbia.

The working language of all activities is English.


Read the full Call for Applications for RYLMP 2022/23.

Read the Frequently Asked Questions.

The application process has two steps:

Step I – Interested candidates should fill in and submit the following:

  1. Application Form
  2. The RYLM Data-Driven Advocacy Action Proposal Template
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Letter of Recommendation, including a contact of the referee


Closing date: 22nd December 2022

Only fully completed applications will be processed.

Step II – Interviews with short-listed candidates.