Fwd: [ciosa-members] Apply to the YouthActionNet Global Fellowship Program
- Karthikeyan Vaitheeswaran <kaarthee@...> wrote:
Date: Tue, 1 Apr 2008 09:58:59 +0530
From: "Karthikeyan Vaitheeswaran" <kaarthee@...>
To: "CIOSA-Members' Discussion List" <ciosa-members@...>
Subject: [ciosa-members] Apply to the YouthActionNet Global Fellowship ProgramDear CIOSA Friends,Are you the founder of a youth organization that mobilizes citizens in addressing an urgent social need?Do you lead a team of dedicated young people in protecting and promoting children´s rights in your country?If you are a young person working to bring about positive societal change in your community, YouthActionNet® can help.Each year, 20 exceptional young social entrepreneurs are selected as YouthActionNet® Global Fellows following a competitive application process. The year long Fellowship program includes:Skill-building:
* A seven-day capacity building retreat in Washington, DC (all expenses paid)
* Development of a customized learning plan based on individual leadership
learning needs. This learning is focused on six dimensions of leadership:
personal, visionary, political, collaborative, organizational, and societal.
* Networking with international and national aid agencies, NGOs, and coporate partners.
* Peer-to-peer networking throughout the year.Advocacy:
* Training in communications and media outreach; public relations technical assistance.
* Access to global advocacy platforms and media coverage. Global Fellows
also have access to potential funding opportunities.Eligibility
* Open to all young people aged 18 - 29
* Applicants should be founders of existing projects/organizations, or leading a project within an organization
* Proficiency in English is required; applications must be submitted in English
* Must be available to attend full retreat, November 1-8, 2008, in Washington, DCKey Dates
Application Deadline: May 15, 2008
Fellowships announced: August 1, 2008
Retreat: November 1-8, 2008 (Washington, D.C.)
Full details - http://www.youthactionnet.org/
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