64th International Session for Young Olympic Ambassadors

Start Time: 
Sábado, 8 Junio, 2024 - 12:00 to Viernes, 21 Junio, 2024 - 12:00

The 64th International Session for Young Olympic Ambassadors, a hallmark event by the International Olympic Academy (IOA), is set to welcome young individuals aged 20-30 from diverse backgrounds. With the application deadline fast approaching on March 29, 2024, aspiring ambassadors are urged to seize this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.


What is the YOA Session?

Since its inception in 1961, the YOA Session has epitomized the spirit of cooperation and friendship among youth worldwide. It provides a platform for participants to delve into the essence of Olympism, fostering international understanding and unity.


Main Topic: "The Athlete in Society"

A pivotal focus of this year's session is exploring the role of athletes within modern society, aiming to inspire and cultivate unity among nations.


Important Dates:

  • Arrival in Athens: June 8, 2024
  • Opening Ceremony: June 9, 2024
  • Departure for Olympia: June 10, 2024
  • Session Dates: June 11-19, 2024
  • Departure from Olympia: June 20, 2024
  • Departure from Athens: June 21, 2024  

Programme Details:

Participants, limited to three per National Olympic Committee (NOC), must demonstrate a genuine interest in Olympism and its educational aspects. They are required to submit post-session initiatives, aiming to share acquired knowledge and experiences. These initiatives include implementing programs with their NOC, disseminating knowledge through various platforms, creating networks for Olympic exchange, or initiating research projects.


Application Deadline: March 29, 2024

Interested individuals are encouraged to apply promptly to embark on this enriching journey of cultural exchange and Olympic camaraderie.

For more information and to apply, visit IOA's official website.

Conference Location: 
IOA, Campus
International Olympic Academy (IOA)

International Olympic Academy

Tel.: + 30 210 687 88 09

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