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.
The deadline to apply is August 31, 2018.
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.
Link to Facebook Profile
If you don't use the Facebook app in your community, please leave blank.
Date of Birth
County of residence
Please list the name of the organization you lead. If you lead several, please choose one organization (perhaps the one you are most passionate about or most engaged with).
Tell us a little bit about your organization. What problem are you trying to solve and why?
How would members of your organization describe you as a leader?
How can this program best support you in your role as a leader?
Tell us your vision for taking your organization to the next level and how you plan to use the program to get your initiative to the next level.
How would you prefer that we contact you?
*Note: Applications are accepted and reviewed on the first week of every month.