The Youth Assembly

Opportunities Fair

February 14, 2020 • 1:00 – 5:00 PM • New York City, USA

Exclusive to YA25 Delegates

Early Bird Delegates – Free

GDL Series Participant – Free

Regular Delegates – $35.00

Join us for the 3rd edition of our Opportunities Fair, which takes place in New York City on February 14, 2020, on the sidelines of the 25th session of The Youth Assembly.

The Opportunities Fair brings together top schools, world-changing organizations, institutions, and agencies to showcase their campaigns, initiatives, and volunteer/career opportunities to an exceptional cohort of young leaders and changemakers from around the world. It is an exclusive event for The Youth Assembly Delegates to navigate opportunities and build connections that matter.


Confirmed Schools/Organizations


Columbia University School of International and Public Affairs

Fordham University

Ideas for Action


New York University School of Professional Studies


United Nations Development Programme – Ecuador

University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Science

UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network

Schwarzman Scholars

The New School



Women X-12

Yale Jackson Institute for Global Affairs

More to be announced!

Washington D.C. cityscape at dusk with rush hour traffic trails

What happens at the Fair?

Registered Youth Assembly Delegates, age 16-32:

  • Meet and greet with their fellow participants, along with exhibitors, ahead of the conference.

  • Get acquainted with admission representatives from some of the best educational institutions in the U.S. to learn about their program offerings and potential opportunities for higher education.

  • Interact with notable organizations that are looking for youth talent and support for their campaigns and initiatives.

  • Learn more about other opportunities being offered by the Friendship Ambassadors Foundation.

Past Participating Organizations

• Sacred Heart University
• New York University School of Professional Studies
• Boston University Pardee School of Global Studies
• Syracuse University Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
• Binghamton University State University of New York (SUNY)
• The New School
• Fordham University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
• Schwarzman Scholars
• Pro-Truth Pledge
• Terracycle
• United Planet
• Council on Foreign Relations
• Idealist
• United Nations Association – USA
• HeForShe (UN WOMEN)
• UN SDSN – Youth
• Zero Hour
• UN Department of Global Communications

The 25th Session of The Youth Assembly

Registrations are now closed.