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Global Young Academy 2021 Call for New Members

Make your voice heard within the global science community!

The Global Young Academy (GYA) membership for 2021 is now open. Applications are sought from young, independent scholars who combine the highest level of research excellence with a demonstrated passion for delivering impact.

Founded in 2010, the #GlobalYoungAcademy gives a voice to young scientists around the world. To realise that vision, the GYA develops, connects, and mobilises young talent from six continents. Empowering young researchers to lead international, interdisciplinary, and inter-generational dialogue with the goal to make global decision making evidence-based and inclusive.

HRH Princess Sumaya bint El Hassan, the President of the Royal Scientific Society (RSS) and the Chair of the Board of Trustees of Princess Sumaya University for Technology, serves as a member of the GYA Advisory Board. The RSS is proud to be a founding member of this academy in line with its commitment to youth and their engagement in the global and national science platforms.

The RSS highly encourages young scientists from all over Jordan to apply according to the GYA criteria and form. Call for a GYA membership for 2021 is open until 15 September 2020 (22h:00 UTC).

More information on how to apply and the online application form can be found here: