application IPYC

Dear UNYT Undergraduate Students,


We are delighted to inform you that New York College offers one (1) Scholarships, of €500 each to a University of New York Tirana student who is interested in and meet the criteria for participating in the wonderful Summer Camp that the International Olympic Truce Centre organizes between 24-31 July 2016 at Ancient Olympia.  The scholarship covers programme cost, accommodation and meals and transport from and to the Athens El. Venizelos Airport. It does not cover travel expenses to Athens.  Please see attached the information leaflet.


The programme attracts young students from all over the world, thus offering participants a unique multicultural experience and an amazing opportunity to build contacts and friendships with peers in places as remote as New Zeeland, Qatar, and the USA. The programme includes interactive learning sessions on International Relations, Politics, and Communication as well as a programme of athletic events. Successful candidates should:


  • Be of age between 18-25 years old
  • Have competency in English Language at IELTS 6.00 (TOEFL 500);
  • Have a G.P.A. ≥ 3.00 (for the British programmes at 70; for the Toulouse programme ≥ 16)
  • Engagement with sports is recommended
  • Have a successful interview


In order to apply, please send the attached Application Form filled in to Dr. Krinanthi Gdonteli at sports@nyc.gr not later than WEDNESDAY 8 JUNE, 2016.  Following your application, and assuming that you meet the criteria, you will be asked to participate in an interview, scheduled to take place via SKYPE on Friday 10 JUNE between 13.00 and 17.00.  In case of a tie, the successful candidate will be selected by lot.


We are looking forward to receiving your applications!


Best wishes,