The calls for applications to apply for Rise Up Youth Champion Initiative. This initiative will bring the students from Pakistan, Rwanda, India & Ethiopia during June or July 2019 to California. The David and Lucile Packard Foundation has announced this fully funded program.
Youth Champions Initiative (YCI) is the excellent initiative, which is advancing innovation and quality in Youth development, education, sexual and reproductive health and rights innovation. YCI has made the integration intensive capacity building, mentoring, leadership development, technical assistance, and project funding to enable the young leaders to stare the creative new initiatives.
Young leaders having the age from 18 to 29 to create large scale change through leadership development, innovation, advocacy and technology. You need to read more details, which are given below to get the details of Rise Up Youth Champion Initiative.
Rise Up Youth Champion Initiative Details
- Country: California, United States
- Duration: One Week
- Age: 18-29
- Cost: Fully Funded
- Deadline: February 28, 2019
- Rise Up will bring Students, young leaders from Ethiopia, India, Pakistan, and United States so that they can take part in week-long Incubator focused on leadership, technology and innovation.
- Our innovative model integrates with Leadership development, advocacy, project funding and technical assistance, which can enable young leaders to leverage technology and innovation so that they can create game-changing initiatives to improve sexual and reproductive health, rights and justice.
- The program will provide young leaders with opportunity to strengthen their vision and leadership, learn from globally renowned experts and develop their own innovative projects.
The eligible candidates must meet the following selection criteria:
Young persons between the ages of 18-29
- Louisiana and Mississippi, USA
1. Commitment to social change and experience in one or more of the following areas: youth development, education, sexual and reproductive health and rights, innovation and/or related fields.
2. Support of the applicant’s host organization and ability to participate in a workshop in Los Altos, California, the USA in June or July 2019
3. Proficient in oral and written English
Rise Up Youth Champion Initiative is fully funded program. Rise Up will Cover all Costs of program participation during the week-long Incubator workshop in California.
- Visa Application Fees
- Round-Trip Travel Costs
The deadline for the Rise Up Youth Champion Initiative is 28 February 2019. The applicants will note the selection results by 01 May 2019.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified applicants will complete their Application Form below (Downloadable) and they will email it on or before February 28, 2019, to Martinez at