Application Deadline:11th July 2020
LEAP Africa invites passionate Nigerian undergraduates between the ages of 18 – 29 years to apply for its Youth Leadership Program (YLP). The objective of the YLP is to empower young people with leadership skills to be socially active citizens and with tools to develop change projects in their communities in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The program will include intensive training, mentoring, coaching that inspires action on social problems, and the SDGs through the power of skills, active citizenship, leadership, and social entrepreneurship.
Over the years, the Youth Leadership Program, one of LEAP’s flagship programs has inspired and transformed over 3,000 youth who have in turn impacted over 8000 people through community change projects. More than 60% of the YLP alumni network is advocating for good governance, started social enterprises, and making powerful contributions across the nation.
A team of 3-5 people
18-29 years of age
Committed to attending online training and available for mentoring
ONLY higher institutions students across Nigeria should apply.
Team members can be from different higher institutions.
- Form a team
**Form a team of 3 to 5 people who share the same vision, drive and commitment towards social problems and choose a team leader.
- Apply and Share your challenge
**Introduce your team and share your social challenge and why your team should be selected in a 2-minute video. Upload the video on YouTube or Google Drive and include the link in your online application
- Submit your application
**Apply using the link to the application form. The team leader is required to fill out the application form on behalf of the team. Please ensure all team members are interested in and committed to the overall goal and objective of the program.
- Teams will be selected
**20 teams will be selected to officially join the program.
- Get ready!
**The program will kick off in July 2020
For More Information: Visit the Official Webpage