Applications are Open: MEMOS XXIV in English and MEMOS IX in French

We are pleased to inform you about the opening of the candidature process for MEMOS XXIV (in English) and MEMOS IX in French.

This year’s MEMOS recruitment has been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, the format of the course has been modified (shorter duration and a mix of residential and online delivery method) and may be further adapted or cancelled if the global situation so requires.

Please consult the attached specific MEMOS edition leaflets for details found at:

The deadline for applications is 15 October 2020 and the following two steps must be completed by then:

  1. Candidate submits their MEMOS candidature at
  2. Candidate’s NOC applies for Olympic Solidarity MEMOS scholarship on the Olympic Solidarity Online Platform

Step 1: Submission of MEMOS candidature by MEMOS candidates

MEMOS candidates must submit their candidature online, at, and upload the following documents:

–           CV

–           letter of support from the candidate’s sport organisation and their NOC (if different)

–           passport photo and copy of passport main page

A copy of the MEMOS candidature confirmation email (to be received by the candidate after the application has been filed) should be forwarded by the candidate to their NOCs in order to be included in the application for the Olympic Solidarity MEMOS scholarship.

Step 2: Application for Olympic Solidarity MEMOS scholarship by NOCs

In order to benefit from an Olympic Solidarity MEMOS scholarship, the candidate’s NOC must submit the MEMOS scholarship application and upload their candidate’s MEMOS candidature file (an email confirmation received by the candidate after applying) on the Olympic Solidarity Online Platform.

Olympic Solidarity MEMOS scholarship covers MEMOS tuition and a participation subsidy (travel to all the modules and a contribution towards the accommodation costs).

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