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YouthPolitik Conference 2008 - One Week Left to Apply!

24-10-2008 by admin

YouthPolitik Conference 2008 - One Week Left to Apply!

APPLY NOW!
YouthPolitik FALL 2008 CONFERENCE
November 28 (9am-9pm) & 29 (9am-2pm), 2008

A civic education & youth leadership development conference for Vancouver residents ages 15-20 brought to you by the City of Vancouver.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 5pm on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2008
* Space is limited. We’ll confirm your spot by November 7, 2008

What is YouthPolitik?
YouthPolitik is the City of Vancouver’s civic education & youth leadership development program. This Fall, we’re hosting a free 1½ day conference for 200 young Vancouverites like you!

Why should I apply?
Nervous about speaking in public?
Want to learn more about things like urban arts & culture, sustainability or diversity?
How about how to fundraise for your project or talk to the media?
Want to be part of a great network of inspiring young citizens like you from all over Vancouver?

If so, then please apply…
If you are between the ages of 15 – 20 and live in the city of Vancouver, we encourage you to apply by filling out this application form (http://vancouveryouth.ca/content/media/youthpolitik2008conf_application.pdf) and send it in asap.
For more information contact Ovey at 604.871.6871 or visit http://www.vancouveryouth.ca

Spring 2009 Semester
We are also hosting a full 3½ month YouthPolitik semester from mid-Jan to late Apr. Eighty participants will take part in a series of weekly evening sessions – exploring local government & urban issues, practicing leadership skills, role-playing City Council, and working with elected officials & other community leaders. To learn more and/or to apply for the full semester, please visit: http://www.vancouveryouth.ca