Youth Leadership Program (YLP) with Azerbaijan 2011-2014

The Youth Leadership Program (YLP) with Azerbaijan focuses on building sustainable relationships and joint projects between U.S. and Azerbaijan participants. The Melikian Center for Russian, Eurasian & East European Studies and the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy implement this YLP program for: student participants to investigate issues of civic rights and responsibilities, youth leadership, respect for diversity, and community activism, including at least two community service activities; adult educator participants to work with their peers. All participants live with host families. The program involves a two-way (U.S. and Azerbaijan) exchange of students and educators.

Project Name: 
Youth Leadership Program (YLP) with Azerbaijan 2011-2014

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Grant Amount: 
$179 605
Grant Dates: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 to Monday, March 31, 2014