YOUTH LEADERSHIP & DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS
ROTARY YOUTH LEADERSHIP AWARDS (RYLA)

SUMMARY

 
RYLA is a premier youth leadership development program for people aged 19-29.
 
During a week long camp designed to promote proactivity, personal and professional development through a range of inspirational speakers, team building exercises and leadership training. The development of communication and presentation skills, problem solving, conflict resolution, self-confidence and self-esteem are key objectives of this program.
 
RYLA is one of those “once-in-a-lifetime” experiences which truly has a lasting impact on your life. The high intensity seminar is filled to the brim with Australia’s leading inspirational and motivational guest speakers, who give up their time purely based on the benefits they see every year for those attending.
NEXT CAMP
Our next camp will be from Tuesday 25 January 2022 to Sunday 30 January 2022 and will be held at -
 
Bornhoffen PCYC
3510 Nerang-Murwillumbah Road
Natural Bridge  QLD  4211
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Arrival time will be 9am, Tuesday 25th to start program at 10am.  Finish, Sunday 30th at 2:30pm.
 
Applications will open later in 2021.  However, you can CLICK HERE now to express your interest in attending.

APPLICATION PROCESS

All applicants will need to be endorsed by a local Rotary Club who may also be able to provide financial sponsorship to attend.  All applicants must also contribute a $100 non-refundable deposit.
 
The application process will open up later in 2021.  However, you can express interest in attending the next camp by clicking HERE or the link above.
STEP 1
Rotary Club Support
 
All participants are endorsed by a Rotary Club and these Clubs may also be able to provide support on the cost to attend.
 
You should start by contacting your local Rotary Club (a list of clubs and contacts can be found here) to endorse your application. They will need to provide you with a contact person at the club and their email and phone number to complete Step 2 (usually this is the club's Youth Director).  They may also refer you to another club if they are unable to assist.  If you are having any issues please email us at ryla@rotary9640.org.
 
Secondly, you should agree any financial sponsorship arrangements with the club endorsing your application. You and the club may find it useful to complete a Financial Sponsorship Agreement.  This form does not need to be submitted with your application but is a record for you, your parents  / guardians and the club
STEP 2
Pay Deposit & Complete Forms (when available)
 
Pay your deposit and complete and submit the two part application form (both forms must be submitted for your application to be complete) by clicking each of the links below.
 
  1. Deposit Payment (a $100 non-refundable deposit must be provided by all applicants).
     
  2. Application Form (collects contact and other details of you and the Rotary Club sponsoring you).  Once submitted, an email approval will be automatically generated for the sponsoring Rotary Club.  They will need to approve by clicking the link on the email sent to them.
     
  3. Medical & Dietary Requirements Form (collects details of any medical conditions and dietary requirements - please have any insurance details etc handy before completing the form) 

FURTHER INFORMATION

Feel free to email us at ryla@rotary9640.org.or call the District Program Chair, Peter Truer on 0438 540 936.
 
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