Northern Youth Abroad

2018 Next Project Leaders

Resource Summary

Northern Youth Abroad (NYA) is a registered not-for-profit charitable organization (Registered Charity #86530 5791 RR0001) that cultivates youth leadership, individual career goals, cross-cultural awareness, and international citizenship amongst youth from Nunavut and the Northwest Territories aged 15-22. The program strengthens the self-identity and cultural understanding of its Participants and enhances their participation and success in the school system by providing a life-changing and life-directing experience relevant to the needs and aspirations of Northern youth.


Eligible Recipients

It is available to any alumni of the Canadian Program between the ages of 16 and 22.

Application Deadline

Applications for the International or Next Program are due in late November.

Contact Information

Northern Youth Abroad
311 Richmond Road, Unit 308
Ottawa , ON K1Z 6X3