NGO Application Criteria:

Young people who have just graduated from the University who want to give the job opportunities, at least 3 years ago, to meet the following conditions and T.C. All associations, foundations and supreme organizations (federation, confederation, etc.) established in accordance with the law may apply for the first opportunity.

These institutions must also comply with these criteria:

  • Minimum 3 years of program impact
  • NGOs must be working in areas of public benefit (education, health, environment, social-economic development, disadvantaged groups such as youth, women, children and persons with disabilities, refugees)
  • At least 7 fulltime staff
  • 750.000 TL annual budget
  • Clear description of job position and how they will contribute to the professional development of participant


First Chance 2021 Period NGO applications are planned for February 2021.

Application form for NGOs

NGO Application Guide Sample Job Definitions

250+ hour First Chance Academy support per participant in 2021