Novruz - International Youth Festival 2014, Azerbaijan


Deadline: 2 March 2014
Open to: people aged 18-35
Venue: 19-25 March 2014, Baku, Azerbaijan

Description

Dear all,

We are happy to announce that the applications for the Novruz - International Youth Festival 2014 are open! The event will take place from March 19th until March 25th 2014 (March 19th will be arrival day and March 25th will be departure day). Novruz is the most favorable Holiday in Azerbaijan which is dedicated to the early spring. INFA (Novruz – International Youth Festival in Azerbaijan) is the annual celebration of Novruz with the 25 guests from all around the world. And now this is Your chance to enjoy this holiday with us.
This project will give you a unique chance to experience different parts of NOVRUZ holiday, such as jumping over bonfires and running through the streets, banging on pots and pans with spoons and knocking on doors with your hats and bags to ask for little presents (sweets and candies) and tasting national cookeries, such as shekerbura, pakhlava, goghal that you have never had before! Another essential part of this festival is a chance to visit the capital of Azerbaijan Baku – the city of centuries.

Working language is English.

Eligibility

This event aims to bring together 25 motivated participants between the age of 18-35 who are interested in culture and ancient traditions.

Costs

Participation fee: 50 euro.

These costs will be covered:
• Accommodation and food throughout the whole week
• Local transportation
• Travel cost will be reimbursed 50% up to 500 euro ( after giving original invoice and boarding pass)

Application

The deadline for applications is 2 March 2014.

Click here   to download the application form. Interested candidates must send it to novruzfestival2014@gmail.com completely filled in before the final deadline.

Note on visas:If yes you do not need any visa documents we will send you special documents from Azerbaijan Migration Agency and you will get the visa at Haydar Aliyev International Airport.Therefore provide us

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via e-maili:novruzfestival2014@gmail.com


Looking forward to seeing you in Baku!

Best regards,

Contacts:
  • (+99450) 717 06 11
  • (+99455) 4974169
  • +99412 4921543