Building the Next Generation Leaders

It is possible to develop young people's leadership capabilities and help youth to become effective leaders.
This is part of the endeavors by The Youth Congress to identify, train, mentor and support the next generation of leaders. The organization seeks to mentor young people to become leaders in different spheres and sectors. The Youth Congress believes that the mentoring can help individuals and groups to thrive.


  • You must be between 15 - 30 years of age.
  • Demonstrate leadership abilities in school, church, community and or social organization.
  • Be available to attend a 2 day intensive mentorship leadership training.
  • Complete and submit the application form below.
  • You should be able to explain how you want to make changes in your community.
  • You must be a Kenyan residing in Nairobi and be able to speak English and Swahili.
  • The deadline to apply is August 31, 2018.

    Apply for Youth Mentorship and Leadership Program

    This application includes several open-ended, longer-form questions to get a better understanding of you as a leader and your community. We recommend you draft your answers in a separate document that can be saved offline before you submit your application.

    Your Email

    Link to Facebook Profile
    If you don't use the Facebook app in your community, please leave blank.

    Date of Birth

    How would you prefer that we contact you?

    *Note: Applications are accepted and reviewed on the first week of every month.