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January 17, 2013

Study Abroad: Global Youth Connect Human Rights Programs - Rwanda & USA

Deadline: February 15, 2013

Global Youth Connect, a human rights education and activism
organization, is accepting applications from budding young human
rights leaders for its Summer 2013 programs, which will take place in
Rwanda and in New York City. MORE INFO:
http://cts.vresp.com/c/?GlobalYouthConnect/7b1985a1ec/4ffe1d6b06/90d1e8f88c

AGE RANGE: 18 - 35 (RWANDA) & 16 - 30 (NYC)

Each program brings youth from around the world together with youth
and young adults in the host location (Rwanda or NYC) to engage all
together in three key activities:
(1) an intensive cross cultural human rights workshop;
(2) visits/meetings with local and international organizations, as
well as government officials;
(3) volunteer service with grassroots NGOs on a variety of human
rights issues including but not limited to: education, health care,
food/shelter, access to justice, human rights of marginalized persons
(including children/youth, women, low-income populations, LGBTQ
populations, indigenous populations, genocide survivors).

DEADLINES:
The application deadline for both programs is February 15, 2013.

SCHOLARSHIPS:
Some scholarships are available. Please download an application for
more details.

MORE INFO and TO ACCESS AN APPLICATION:
For more details and to download an application please visit:
http://cts.vresp.com/c/?GlobalYouthConnect/7b1985a1ec/4ffe1d6b06/e7880f17d8

Posted by jychai at January 17, 2013 10:37 AM

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