30 Positions: Climate Leaders — Climate Solutions Accelerator
Type: free, unpaid program
Organization: Youth Climate Action / Youth Challenge International
Location: Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area (GTHA), Ontario
Apply: Apply now
Are you 19-25 and have a great idea or an existing climate action initiative that you want to take to the next level?
Join Youth Challenge International’s (YCI) 6-month Climate Solutions Accelerator program to enhance your skills as a Climate Leader and refine and grow your climate solution – whether it’s a community-based project, social initiative or green venture.
There are 3 phases to the program: Accelerate, Incubate and Planning for Future. In the Accelerate phase,Climate Leaders will participate in intensive “Bootcamps” to pinpoint the problem they are trying to solve. Throughout the Incubate and Planning for Future phases, Climate Leaders are given custom support and guidance to refine their climate solution and execute their action plan.
YCI is currently accepting applications for Climate Leaders for the Climate Solutions Accelerator. The program will run in a cohort-based mode with 4 cycles throughout the year. This small cohort models allow for collaborative learning and mentorship, so that Climate Leaders can grow together and support one another on reaching their goals.
What you’ll do:
You’ll fit right in if you:
The details and time commitment:
How to apply:
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis as they are received. Successful applicants will be contacted within a week to schedule a group interview. Spaces are limited, so submit early and don’t miss the chance to participate in this unique experience!
Winter programming begins week of January 11th, 2021. For more information about Youth Challenge International’s Climate Solutions Accelerator program, visit youthclimateaction.ca.
YCI’s Climate Solutions Accelerator is generously funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Nov 20 2020 ID: 57820