how it works

Three Dot Dash Global Teen Leader Nominee Eligibility:

Three Dot Dash is looking for Global Teen Leaders (GTLs) who are doing extraordinary work that helps meet one or more of the basic human needs: food, water, health, shelter, education, safety and the environment — thus, creating a more peaceful society.

GTL Nominees must meet ALL of the following requirements to be nominated and to participate in Three Dot Dash:

  • Be nominated by an approved Three Dot Dash Coalition, GTL Alumni or Mentor; as well as Educational Institutions. In addition, any organization that is not an NGO, but has a Corporate Social Responsibility program or philanthropic division.
  • Be between the ages of 13 — 19 at the time of the Just Peace Summit.
  • Be the founder, co-founder or leader of an organization or project that has significantly addressed one or more basic human needs in their communities and/or globally.
  • Speak and write English proficiently.
  • Be able to travel to the United States and participate during the entire Summit — there are no exceptions.


Other Important Information:

  • The 2016 Just Peace Summit will take place March 5 - 11, 2016 in New York City.
  • 25 — 35 Global Teen Leaders will be selected to participate in Three Dot Dash 2016.
  • Qualified Nominators may nominate more than one GTL.
  • Nomination does not guarantee acceptance to Three Dot Dash.
  • Ten (10) GTLs will be selected as "Alternates" in the event selected GTLs are unable to participate for any reason.
  • Three Dot Dash Just Peace Summit is hosted by the We Are Family Foundation® (WAFF). Travel, hotel and food will be provided by WAFF for each GTL.


Both the NOMINEE FORM and the NOMINATOR FORM must be completed. Failure to submit BOTH FORMS will result in an automatic disqualification.

If you have any questions about the nomination process, please email us at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.