YGA Leadership Program starts with YGA Summit held in Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar ICEC. 2000 university students, who are selected among 50.000 candidates that applied to YGA via internet, attend to the Summit every year. The second round application forms submitted by the attendants just after the Summit are delicately evaluated by YGA Advisory Board, which consists of academicians, multinational company executives and entrepreneurs. Selected 750 candidates are interviewed at YGA regional hubs in five major cities of Turkey: İstanbul, Ankara, İzmir, Bursa ve Adana. As a result of 4- stage interview, 250 YGA leaders that will take part in “ YGA leadership ateliers” are discovered and raised. At 150 YGA leadership ateliers established in disadvantaged elementary school across 45 cities of Turkey, YGA members weekly volunteer for cultivating socially responsible leaders of the future. Every year 5.000 “stars”, who are selected among 100.000 elementary school students, graduate from YGA Program.
“Stars Leadership Program” specially designed for 7th and 8th grade students aims to raise double winged, competent and having high conscience quotient leaders of the future.
Social Entrepreneurship Program is a leadership program specially designed for high school students with the aim of discovering the future’s social entrepreneurs, and making them gain the competent that they will be able to accomplish their own social enterprises.
YGA Leadership School is a special leadership program for university students which aims to discover leaders of the future, and to cultivate them as socially conscious leaders while taking responsibilities at the field.
Işıl Altıntaş Can
Ceyda Tort Turgay
Hatice Sevgin Zorlucan
Ruşen Can Acet
Mehmet Mansur Uyar
Osman TaşcıYGA Girişimleri