ROTARY YOUTH LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT COMPETITION 2017

The Navan Rotary Club has actively supported Rotary Irelands flagship competition since its inception.

The Youth Leadership Development Competition is one of Rotarys longest running youth projects, an all Ireland annual event aimed at helping young people prepare for their future careers, it rewards young people with clear leadership potential based on their extra curricular activities. The winners are judged soley on their potential as leaders from over 2000 applicants across Ireland.

Following a series of interviews at Club and regional levels, 24 winners are selected who, before heading off to Strasburg, meet for the first time in Belfast to learn about the government and culture in Northern Ireland meeting local political, business and charity leaders. They then travel on to Dublin for further meetings with leaders to learn about the Government and culture in the Republic. The group also visit the European Parliaments offices in Belfast and Dublin to be briefed on the Parliament and the EU.

The highlight is an all expenses trip to debate a variety of motions at Euroscola in the European Parliament in Strasburg with approximately 1200 other students from Europe.

NB: ALL entrants must be over 16 years of age and under eighteen years of age on 31st March 2018

Navan Interviews will be held on 12th October 2017.

Nomination Forms will be collected from Schools 29th September 2017

Please ensure that you have your entries in before that date.

Application Form

http://www.rotary-ribi.org/upimages/distreps/1160/Download Documents/new youth leadership application form 2014 15 2.doc

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