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YouthActionNet® Global Fellowship Program

Suggested By Dana Ledyard

Program:
YouthActionNet Global Fellowship Program (Website)YouthActionNet

Offered By: International Youth Foundation (Website)

Key Dates:
Deadline for Submission Application Forms: May 15, 2008
Announcement of Fellowships: August 1, 2008


For Whom:
Young people in the age 18-29 years, who should be the founders of existing project/organisation with a clear vision for social change or leading a project within an organisation. Proficiency in English is required and the applications must be submitted in English

Launched in 2001 by the International Youth Foundation, YouthActionNet strengthens, supports, and celebrates the role of young people in leading positive change in their communities. 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:
1. A seven day capacity-building retreat in Washington, DC (all expenses paid)
2. 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:
1. Networking with international and national aid agencies, NGOs, and corporate partners
2. Peer-to-peer networking throughout the year.

Advocacy:
1. Training in communications and media outreach; public relations technical assistance.
2. Access to global advocacy platforms and media coverage.

Global Fellows also have access to potential funding opportunities.

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  1. […] YouthActionNet Global Fellowship Program: “Launched in 2001 by the International Youth Foundation, YouthActionNet strengthens, […]

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