Youth Application Criteria

• Must have graduated from university at least 1 year ago from the date of application

• Minimum GPA of 2,5 and no prior full-time employment

• 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 2019 Youth applications will be made between 5 September - 5 October 2018.

NGO Applications June
Assessment of NGO Applications July
Notification of Evaluation Results July
NGO Meeting August
Youth Applications September - October
Candidate Application Evaluation October - November
Online Interviews
Job-Fit Inventory
Face-to-Face Interviews and Identification of Participants December
Notification of Election Results and Implementation of NGO Participatory Business Proposals December
Orientation Program December
Start of Fulltime Job (For 12 months) December