“Return To Roots” for Ionian Diaspora Youths Training Program
The program, taking place between 26 August 2018 and 9 September 2018, will be selecting 14 youths (aged between 18 and 30) of Ionian descent from the Diaspora. Specifically, the program requires: 4 from any one of Corfu, Paxoi and the Diaponta Islands, 2 from any one of Lefkada and Meganisi, 3 from Kefalonia, 2 from Ithaca and 3 from Zakynthos.
In taking part in the program, successful applicants will embark on a wide variety of activities within the Ionian Islands region such as: visiting major archaeological sites and museums, partaking in cultural events and learning local cooking and dancing traditions.
With the exclusion of airline fares and any costs incurred by participants before and after the program, the General Secretariat for Greeks Abroad and the Region of Ionian Islands will cover program expenses such as: hotel accommodation, meals, excursions, visits and cultural event fees.
A copy of the program’s application form in both English and Greek can be found in the images below.
Applications for the program will not be accepted after 29 June, 2018 (Greek local time). Please send your application and correspondence, in either English or Greek, to both the General Secretariat for Greeks Abroad at: (firstname.lastname@example.org) and the Region of Ionian Islands at: (email@example.com).
For more information on the “Return To Roots” program and how you can be involved in this great initiative, please send all enquiries to: (firstname.lastname@example.org).