Deadline March 6 2017
Time left 17 days
The laureate global fellowship is pioneering youth social entrepreneurial program working to redefine how young people lead change.
Sponsored by laureate universities, the laureate global fellowship annually recognise 20 young leaders who have pioneered solutions to challenges that are urgent I n their communities and beyond. Fellows develop leadership expertise and deepen their impact through a dynamic, yearlong learning experience, and join a network of nearly 1500 change makers like them who continue to benefit from leaning experience opportunities and connections throughout their communities and beyond their social change careers
While fellowship kicks off with an intensive in person experience, it is the lasting support, resources and network of nearly 1500 like minded leaders that come to define what the fellowship means to young leaders.
Young social enterpreneurs needs support in three key areas in order to increase their impact in effective fellowship experience
- Building leadership and management skills
- Growing networks and gaining access to resources
- Increasing the credibility and visibility of their work
Some other benefits include
In-person Retreat: Laureate Global Fellows begin their fellowship experience at a week-long, in-person retreat where they are challenged to step away from the demands of daily work in order to see themselves, their work, and the world with new eyes.
Yearlong Support: Over the course of the fellowship year, fellows gain access to opportunities for needs-based personal and organizational development, including:
- One-on-one coaching and individualized support
- Virtual learning sessions
- Personal and organizational assessments
- Peer coaching groups
- 18 – 29 years old as of October 1, 2017
- Founders or co-founders of existing ventures with at least on
- year of impact*
- Fluent in English (applications must be completed in English)
*Applicants must be founder or co-founder of a venture that has not previously participated in the Laureate Global Fellowship, and only one co-founder per venture may apply.
Eligible Regions: Global
Please applt through YouthActionNet’s 2017 laureate global fellowship application . before applying be sure to read the full termand condition. While online applications are preffered there is a Microsoft word application who require it due to limited internet band width
Application Deadline: March 6, 2017 (17 Days Remaining)
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