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
Are you 19-25 and looking to take your climate action initiatives or green social enterprises 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 initiative, social enterprise or green business.
There are 3 phases to the program: Accelerate, Incubate and Planning for Future. In each phase, Climate Leaders will participate in intensive “Bootcamps” to pinpoint the problem they are trying to solve, refine their climate solution and execute their action plan.
YCI is accepting 30 Climate Leaders for the Climate Solutions Accelerator fall cohort. The program will run in a cohort-based model, with a strong emphasis on 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. The deadline for applications for the Fall Cohort is October 4th 11:59pm EST.
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!
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: Sep 20 2020 ID: 57443