UNWTO Students’ League - Participating

Students’ League - Who

Can you resolve the current challenges of the Tourism Sector? Build a team and come and give us your best solutions.

 

Categories

The categories for each league/Challenge per year will be announced clearly beforehand.

Only 1 Registration/Team per School/Institution/University for each age category will be accepted and will need an official support letter from the Institution they represent, clearly stating the names of the students/team members. 

World Tourism Students League 2021

  • Middle School: 11-13 year-old students - participation per School (single or multiple student Team to be decided by the School) with 1 designated student as representative  
  • High School: 14-18 year-old students - Team of 5 members + 1 Institution representative/teacher 
  • Undergraduate Tourism Students*: up to 25 years-old (before-last or last year of undergraduate tourism studies) - Team of 5 members + 1 Institution representative/teacher 
  • Tourism Master Degree Students*: up to 29 years-old (before-last or last year of Master degree tourism studies) - Team of 5 members + 1 Institution representative/teacher 

      *Students who have completed previous degrees in other subjects will not be accepted in order to maintain the impartiality of age groups and life experience between teams 

Requirements for Individual Student / Teams participation

  • Students/teams from

    • UNWTO Partner Institutions: Education & Training Institutions from UN Member States**
      ** * Submissions from students/Institutions located in a territory that is the subject of a dispute of sovereignty or other, before the United Nations will not be considered.
  • For the Middle School Category (11-13 year-old), the submissions will be made by the School (single or multiple student Team to be decided by the school) with the designation of 1 student as representative. 
  • For High School (14-18), Undergraduates (max. 25 year-old) and Master degree students (max. 29 year-old), the submissions will be made by Teams of 5 Members + 1 Institution representative/teacher
    • Teams of 5 permanent members + the possibility to draw-in 1 extra team member from another degree, etc according to the level of studies established.
      Requirements:
      • Creative thinking and problem solving
      • Ability to think out-of-the-box
      • Teams must be effective communicators and have a good understanding and defend the Global Tourism Code of Ethics and SDGs
  • Each submission must be supported by the Institution with an official letter

REGISTRATION FOR 2021 GLOBAL UNWTO STUDENTS LEAGUE

OPEN FROM 15 MARCH 2021 - NEW DEADLINE 30 APRIL 2021!

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