YLI application

Cultivate skills. Connect with community. Create change.

Apply Now to the 2016 – 2017 Young Leaders Institute!

The 2016 YLI Cohort will focus on “Building Immigrant Justice” in our communities.

Application deadline is May 31, 2016.

SAALT is seeking 15–20 outstanding, diverse young leaders to join the 2016–2017 Young Leaders Institute. Selected candidates will join other young people from across the U.S. at the July 15–17, 2016 training in the Washington, DC metro area.

2016–2017 Institute participants will:

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

Download the 2016 Young Leaders Institute application (Word Document)
All responses should be typed directly into this document.

Application deadline: May 31, 2016

Questions regarding application deadline: May 29, 2016 at 5pm EST 

Please review important information and responses to Frequently Asked Questions here.