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

NYA is seeking candidates to act as Project Leaders for the 2018 NYA Next Program. Successful applicants will form a team of leaders who will supervise, coordinate and support a group of 16 youth (16-22 years old) for 7 weeks from approximately June 29th – August 15th. This will include NYA’s Orientation and Re-Orientation programs, as well as a 5 week placement where the team will take part in training, and a number of activities.

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Application Deadline

May 7, 2018


Contact Information

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