Aspiring young African leaders can now apply to the iKapture Centre for Development’s YLEAD Virtual Fellowship Program 2022. The Youth Leadership Entrepreneurship and Development (YLEAD) Fellowship, now in its 12th year, is a 4-week intensive capacity-building program created to inform, engage, and give young people the tools they need to succeed in the workplace and make the transition from school to career.
Virtually, the program will run from November 7 to December 2, 2022, with participants from all over the nation. It provides carefully constructed modules and content on subjects like self-awareness, discovering one’s purpose, emotional intelligence, goal-setting, time management, manners, and values, among others.
This year, they have included an opportunity to harness digital skills and get remote job placement!
The program includes the following:
- 1 week of intensive training on Leadership and Personal Development
- 1 week of intensive digital skills training
- 2 weeks of internship, business simulation and remote job placement
YLEAD Virtual Fellowship Program 2022 Benefits
- Learn new skills, network, volunteer and achieve your goals for a successful personal and career life
- Connect and network with peers and young professionals
- Access to remote work/internships as well as global opportunities
- Join a global network of Alumni
- Certificate of Participation
Join us for a rare blend of learning, fun and impact!
Learn more here: https://bit.ly/ikaptureYLEAD
YLEAD Virtual Fellowship Program 2022 Eligibility
The YLEAD program is open to aspiring young leaders who may be students, graduates and out-of-school youth.
- Must be between the ages of 15 – 30 years
- Must show interest in learning new skills and participate in group activities
- Must attain 75% attendance in the training program
- Must be of good behavior and willing to interact with people of different backgrounds, tribes, and religions
- Should be interested in volunteering and having a mentor
- Apply for the Merge Data Challenge 2022 (worth $30,000)
- Savvy Prize for Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs (Win $3,000 Cash Prizes and Support) 2023
- Barack Obama Foundation’s Leaders Programs 2023
YLEAD Virtual Fellowship Program 2022 Application
Applications close on Wednesday, October 20, 2022, at 11:59 pm WAT.