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Date(s) - 06/07/2020 - 10/07/2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Bootham School

Are you between 16 and 30 and want to change the world?

We have now run two highly successful summer schools for young pro-social leaders. This year we are working in partnership with WEAll (Wellbeing Economy Alliance).

A U&K leader is someone who leads, lives and acts for the welfare of others and the world.

This is a chance to be a pioneer, a leader, someone who can change the world.


You will have already shown useful and kind behaviour to others in school, college, work and community activities. We are looking for people who have wanted to do something to help others and got on and done it.

You are keen to make a difference in the world and want to find more effective ways to do that.

How You Will Benefit:

  • change the world

  • learn who you are as a leader

  • get a tool kit for personal and leadership development

  • gain access to mentors within the field

  • learn the latest thinking on leadership development

  • be with a faculty of coaches and mentors

  • communicate, fundraise, campaign

  • undertake a large live team project – creating a community meal

  • get something very positive on your CV

Who You Are:

  • you must be over 16 and under 30 on July 1, 2020

  • passionate to make a difference in the world

  • ready to get your hands dirty with a real-time project (on the summer school and afterwards)

  • thinking of a career which will make the world better

  • enthusiastic to learn about yourself and useful & kind leadership

  • keen to share your learning with others

  • able to fundraise for participation in the programme as part of your learning

  • willingness to be involved in future programmes, research and projects

What Does It Involve:

  • 5 day residential

  • planning and running an exciting practical prosocial project

  • work with experienced mentors from the prosocial sector

  • talks from leaders in this field

  • starting to make the difference you want to in the world

  • giving back to your community and being supported to do so

Subsidised Costs for the week including all materials, activities, accommodation, and food £300.

Application Form and more info here.