The Rural Youth Reconciliation Initiative (R-YRI) engages rural young leaders aged 18 to 29 years from across the country, building a national network of young leaders realizing their own transformative visions of community building.
Rural teams of Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth leaders work together over three months to plan and implement a community project within their respective communities. Youth leaders are required to attend a training (all expenses paid) at the beginning of their mandate. The community action project is developed as a team, requiring approximately 6-10 hours of volunteer work per week.
Interested in applying?
Before applying, please read through the project description and eligibility requirements in the Rural Engagement Callout 2019-2020.
Applications can be submitted through this online form. The NEW deadline to apply is November 1st, 2019 at midnight EST.
Want to find out more about the current R-YRI teams?
If you have any questions, feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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