Recruitment for 14th edition of the Academy of Young Diplomats is now open!

Final round of recruitment application deadline: 12th November 2017
Scholarship application deadline has passed, we accept now only regular application.

Due to high volume of applications the Academy reserves the right to close recruitment earlier than the 12th November deadline, should the maximum number of participants be reached.

Program includes:

  • 7 three-days sessions in Warsaw;

  • 1 three-day study session in Cracow (accommodation and meals covered by EAD);

  • Inauguration & Graduation ceremonies with Special Guests;

  • 70 hours of workshops and simulations;

  • study visits in the embassies and international organizations based in Warsaw;

  • optional language courses.


Program does not cover:

  • meals and accommodation in Warsaw;

  • visa, insurance & travel expenses.


  • 875 € (one time payment)

  • 885 € (payment in 3 installments)

To check scholarship opportunities click here


  • you have to fit in the AYD Student Profile;

  • you have to be at least 20 years old;

  • you have to possess very good command of English (at least C1);

  • you must be holder of a university diploma or a student;

  • you must accept the Terms and Conditions.


AYD14 Schedule*

  • 2.12.2017 – Inauguration;

  • 15 – 17.12.2017 – 1st session;

  • 12 – 14.01.2018 – 2nd session – study session;

  • 2 – 4.02.2018 – 3rd session;

  • 2 – 4.03.2018 – 4th session;

  • 23 – 25.03.2018 – 5th session;

  • 13 – 15.04.2018 – 6th session;

  • 11 – 13.05.2018 – 7th session;

  • 8 – 10.06.2018 – 8th session.

*Please keep in mind that the schedule may be slightly modified.


International Organizations

International Security

Polish Foreign Service

Praca w MSZ

How to apply:

To apply for the 14th edition of Academy of Young Diplomats please fill out the form below. Thoroughly filled form increases your chances of being invited to the second stage of recruitment.


Second stage of the recruitment is a phone interview. You will receive an e-mail concerning the exact date and time. Decision of the Committee on Admissions will be based on your application and the phone interview.


In case of any further questions, please contact the Head of the Academy of Young Diplomats Ms. Urszula Michalska at

Application Form

Personal information/Dane personalne 

Residence address/Adres zamieszkania



Language skills/Znajomość języków obcych


Please note that the International Organizations and International Security are held entirely in English. To attend the Polish Foreign Service one MUST speak Polish (at least C1 level).
In case of admission to the Academy of young Diplomats program I hereby express my consent for my personal data included in this application along with attached photograph to be processed by the EAD for the purpose of AYD recruitment and organization / W przypadku przyjęcia na program Akademia Młodych Dyplomatów wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie moich danych osobowych zawartych w niniejszej aplikacji do celów rekrutacji oraz organizacji programu.