Interested in becoming the leader you've always wanted to be? Apply to YA-YA's Summer Institute! Our summer institute invites young folks to learn more about themselves, social justice, and organizing.
The YA-YA Network (Youth Activists-Youth Allies) is seeking youth leaders! The YA-YA Network is looking for passionate and motivated young people interested in activism and social justice. We are seeking youth (15-19 years old) that want to learn how to take on a leadership position in social justice movements by building skills needed to make change happen.
At YA-YA, you will get the chance to collaborate with your peers to build your leadership skills. You will be able to share lessons learned, build community and work together to build a more just world. Other opportunities include: organizing events, outreach, tabling, speaking on panels and events, and facilitating workshops for other groups.
This application is our way to get to know you. Share about yourself and issues you are passionate about or want to learn! After processing your responses, we’ll follow up with a phone interview or email. The deadline is May 17th, 2019!
TIMELINE:- Application due May 17 - Interviews will follow- Program runs every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday until the last week of August
LOCATION:The YA-YA Network224 w 29th St14th Fl
STIPENDS: Participants who successfully complete the Summer Institute will be compensated for their participation and role in our community.
CONTACT:Please feel free to contact YA-YA Staff member, Ellie Jayakar (firstname.lastname@example.org), if you have any questions or concerns.