“You can never fail in the business of helping people”

“You can never fail in the business of helping people”

Listed as Forbes 30 under 30 Asia in 2016 and voted as Malaysia's Most Innovative Young Leaders Award of 2016, Zikry Kholil's globe-trotting journey since birth makes him an extroverted, outspoken 3rd culture kid. He was missioned as a diplomat with ASEAN in Jakarta...

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Leave a big sign that will stay!

Leave a big sign that will stay!

Matteo Consonni, Co-founder of NOC & EYA-winner. Political Science and Public Administration graduate focussing on the interface between public authority and the market. You won the European Youth Award 2015 with your web platform NOC. What has happened in your...

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I believe the European Youth Award pioneers change-makers!

I believe the European Youth Award pioneers change-makers!

Marsida Bandilli is PhD Researcher at the University of Antwerp focusing on European Integration. Involved in civil society sector in Albania, working for different youth NGOs and think-tank institutes, she coordinated several international projects. She holds a MSc...

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If your dreams don’t scare you, they are not big enough!

If your dreams don’t scare you, they are not big enough!

Max Mohammadi won EYA 2015 with "Complex Disease Detector" in the category Healthy Life and  talked exclusively with us about his succsess: 1. What was your motivation / intention to invent the Complex Disease Detector? Every year more than 17 million people die from...

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Know-Award 2016

Know-Award 2016

The Know-Award is a special prize highlighting projects using open data and/or promoting open science most efficiently. It is chosen from all projects submitted for the European Youth Award. The Know-Award winner is selected by experts of the Graz-based Know Center,...

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Did you make it? #EYA16’s first shortlist out NOW!

Did you make it? #EYA16’s first shortlist out NOW!

The Olympic Games are over, now it's time to focus on Europe's "Digital Olympic Games". Who did make the first step and won the first round of the European Youth Award? Have a look at the first shortlist of #EYA16: the experts of the Online Grand Jury have made their...

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We got advise how to use our strengths!

We got advise how to use our strengths!

Peter Sänger of  Green City Solutions talked exclusively with us about his success with CityTree. At the EYA Festival he got advise to use their strengths in marketing for making City Tree famous. Read the whole interview with the winner of the European Youth Award...

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SIGEF: A Global Forum for social innovation projects

Do you have a passion for social change? Do you like collaborating with others on social-good techniques? Then you should not miss the Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum (SIGEF) from November 9-11 2016 in Marrakesh. Plenary sessions, workshops, panels as well...

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