Baltic Sea Youth Dialogue 2021


The CBSS is calling 18–25-year-olds from around the region (citizens or residents from member and observer states) to join the Baltic Sea Youth Dialogue 2021: Looking forward, looking back – 30 Years of Collaboration in the Baltic Sea Region. The dialogue will consist of three lectures with the exciting opportunity to be in dialogue with experts from the region, and the following activity:

  • Cross-country assignment (group entry based on one of the lectures):
    Get together with three other young people from the region, meet, discuss, create and have fun together with the chance of winning a great prize; Only 36 places available and an application is required!
  • Learning diary (individual entry based on an aspect from one of the lectures). As 15-25-year-olds you can follow the streamed lectures and send in your thoughts for the chance of winning a great prize.

Applications, participation and creative entries are encouraged and there will be prizes for the three best groups (one in each category), and the three best individual entries. The finalists will be selected by a renowned jury and awarded during the online ceremony on 11th December 2021. The deadline for submission is Sunday, 28th November 2021.


Make sure to read through both the terms of participation and the competition rules for both activities.


24 OCTOBER Application deadline to participate in BSYD
4 NOVEMBER, 17:00 CET (tbc) Lecture I
5 NOVEMBER, 17:00 CET (tbc) Lecture II
6 NOVEMBER, 13:00 CET (tbc) Lecture III + 1stMentoring session for cross-country groups
12 or 13 NOVEMBER, (time tbd) 2ndMentoring session for cross-country groups
14 NOVEMBER Submission deadline for Learning diary entry
28 NOVEMBER Submission deadline for cross-country assignment entry
11 DECEMBER, (time tbd) Award Ceremony