YLI application

Cultivate skills. Connect with community. Create change.
Apply Now to the 2017 – 2018 Young Leaders Institute!
The 2017 YLI Cohort will focus on Combating Islamophobia

Application deadline is June 16, 2017

SAALT is seeking 15–20 outstanding, diverse young leaders to join the 2017–2018 Young Leaders Institute. Selected candidates will join other young people from across the U.S. at the July 19–21, 2017 training in the Washington, DC metro area.

2017–2018 Institute participants will:

  • Explore key issues affecting South Asians in the U.S. This year’s Institute will focus on combating islamophobia;
  • Develop leadership skills and resources to become agents of change;
  • Design and implement a civic engagement project in collaboration with community partners.

Download the 2017 Young Leaders Institute application (Word Document)
All responses should be typed directly into this document.

Application deadline: June 16, 2017
Questions regarding application deadline: June 13, 2017 at 5pm EST
Please review important information and responses to Frequently Asked Questions here.