Laureus YES Programme

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The Laureus YES programme aims to support youth leaders from Sport for Social Change (SSC) organisations by providing them with high level accredited and non accredited training in sports
management and SSC programming.

Laureus YES is for young people between 18 and 24 from mainly Laureus supported organisations in South Africa. The Laureus YES programme will also be open to youth leaders from sport for social change programmes throughout South Africa. Candidates need to fulfil the following criteria:

  • Be from a registered sport for social change programme
  • Have graduated from high school
  • Have demonstrated leadership skills in a community based project
  • Are from underprivileged communities
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 24
  • Are passionate about using sport as a tool to deliver social change in their communities
  • Are willing to sign a contract committing to completing the course and putting their training into practice in the community and project

Submit your completed application to Emmanuel.Madonda@laureus.com and PFester@ssisa.com by March 8, 2013.

You can download the application form here:

Application Form >

For more information about the Laureus YES Programme you can download this document here:

Information Pack >