Applications are now being accepted for Next Up
A Leadership Program for Young People Committed to Social and Environmental Justice
Columbia Institute is a national partner for the Next Up Leadership program for young social change activists between the ages of 18 and 32. The program is offered in four cities across three provinces; Next Up BC in Vancouver, Next Up Edmonton, Next Up Calgary and Next Up Saskatchewan in Saskatoon.
In each province, young people will be selected for an intense seven-month program. Participants will develop life-long relationships, explore different leadership styles, meet leading change-makers, learn new leadership and organizing skills and learn about current social justice issues. The program runs between October 2012 and May 2013.
Apply for Next Up Saskatchewan and Next Up British Columbia by Friday September 14th
Apply for Next Up Edmonton and Next Up Calgary by Friday September 21st
Application forms and more information can be found at: https://www.nextup.ca/index.php/how-to-apply/