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MCW Global Young Leaders Access Program 2021


MCW Global Young Leaders Access Program 2021

Deadline: 1 March 2021
Open to: international young leaders / 18-26 years old
Benefits: MCW Global will also cover the costs of program tools, e-modules, speakers, and additional program expenses

Description

Applications for the MCW Global Young Leaders Access Program 2021 are now open. The Young Leaders Access Program is a year-long program that prepares young people, 18 to 26, to become leaders of change in their communities through leadership development, global citizenship, self-awareness, and vision planning.

Throughout the whole year, YLP team, mentors, and mentees all work together to impact communities through innovative ideas and concrete projects, hence truly accomplishing the purpose of Local Change Through Global Exchange.

Given the situation with the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, the YLP team is implementing the program to fully virtual through e-modules, Zoom discussions, and virtual one-on-one learning between mentors and mentees.

Young Leaders Access Program 2021 begins with the Community Needs Assessment, a 2-month community needs mapping project that prepares young people to better understand their own local community. After the community needs assessment, Young Leaders participate in a 3-month intensive Virtual Program that helps them become leaders of positive change in their communities. After Virtual Learning, participants spend 7 months developing their action plans with support from alumni mentors.

Eligibility

Young Leaders Must:

Benefits

Given the current circumstances and safety measures for international travel and public gatherings, the Young Leaders Access Program 2021 will be fully implemented virtually. They hope to organize an in-person meeting in early 2022 if circumstances allow.

How to apply?

The application includes:

Application Portal

For more information, visit official website..



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