Applicants must be between the ages of 16 -19 as of September 1, 2015 and be Belgian citizens or legal residents. This program's definition of legal resident is an individual who considers Belgium her long-term home, therefore excluding women resident in Belgium because of diplomatic, military or corporate assignments. If you have any questions, please call 0475-70-5306.
In addition, Empower Peace is looking for applicants with the following abilities/interests:
Students interested in learning about other cultures, religions, and countries.
Students interested in political science/government, world events, media/journalism, community activism and/or business.
Students interested and active in community service activities and/or extracurricular activities.
Students who are willing and able to work with a variety of individuals and teams from many different cultures, backgrounds, and religions.
Students who demonstrate solid leadership qualities and abilities.
Students who will make the most of this opportunity and share their experiences with others in their schools and communities when they return home.
Applications can be submitted via e-mail, online or fax.
Fax: Attn: Kari Johnston
International Fax Number: 001.617.570.9159
If you have any questions regarding the conference, please contact Tricia Raynard at +1.617.912.3821 or via e-mail at
. You may also contact Kari Johnston at +1.617.912.3817 or
You may also contact the Embassy of the United States in Brussels at 0475.70.5306 or at
All application forms must be received by Thursday, October 15, 2015 to be considered.
Young women who have been selected to attend Women2Women – Belgium 2015 will be contacted by e-mail or phone at their home address by
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
All information submitted in this application form is confidential and will be used for conference purposes only and then destroyed.
For more information and new updates about Women2Women – Belgium 2015 please visit our web site at