The following criteria will be expected for youth applying to work in NGOs within the scope of the First Chance in 2018 period:
- Must have graduated not more than one year from the date of application (see map below for eligible schools)
- Minimum GPA of 2,5
- No prior full-time employment (Internships are not included)
- Not younger than 20, not older than 25
- Citizen of the Turkish Republic
- Espousing criteria that increases their potential to benefit from and contribute to the program
First Chance 2018 Youth applications were made between 2 October -3 November 2017.