Youth Leadership Forum
Banff Centre November 5-7, 2013
The Youth Leadership Forum will take place alongside the National Mentoring Symposium at the Banff Centre from November 5-7, 2013. We are quickly approaching the application deadline of September 27, 2013. We encourage you to share this exciting opportunity with the youth you work with. Youth aged 15 – 22 from across Alberta with a particular interest in community engagement and mentoring are encouraged to apply. 25 youth will be selected to attend with all costs associated with travel and conference attendance covered by grants from our generous sponsor.
Youth will have an opportunity to attend Keynote Sessions with speakers including Tom Jackson, Michael Unger and Max Valiqutette as well as presenting their perspective on the future of mentoring to the symposium attendees. In addition, youth will participate in a reception hosted by The Honorable Alison Redford, Premier of Alberta!
- Garner feedback from youth attendees about what mentoring should look like for the next 100 years
- Increasing the knowledge base of youth with respect to mentoring and developing leadership and communication skills
Please note: Applications are due September 27, 2013. Confirmations will be sent to successful application on October 4, 2013.
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