We are looking for young people aged 15-25 to apply for EIFF Young Activists, an exciting new opportunity that unites the power of film and a passion for climate justice! 

  • Receive free, in-person media training on 25th September in Edinburgh

  • Meet with our Community Engagement Manager throughout October and November in the run up to our COP26 weekend in preparation

  • Introduce an eco-friendly film screening alongside keynote climate speakers at our COP26 weekend on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th November

If you would like to apply, email communityengagement@cmi-scotland.co.uk with the following details. Please only write a maximum of 250-300 words! We'd just like to know a little bit about you and your interest in climate justice - this is not a formal application. 

  • Name, School and Year Group (if applicable)

  • Tell us a bit about yourself!

  • What is your perspective of the global climate crisis?

  • What would you like to gain from this opportunity? 

The deadline for applications is 5.00pm on Mon 13 Sep. Please note that you need to be able to attend several in-person events in Edinburgh to take part.

If you have any queries, please get in touch with us at communityengagement@cmi-scotland.co.uk

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EIFF Young Activists is supported by the Hugh Fraser Foundation.