Global Leadership Academy Canada for youth ages 12-14
Session 1: July 2 to 15, 2023
Session 2: July 16 to 29, 2023
Session 3: July 30 to August 12, 2023
Our Junior Global Leadership Academies for youth ages 12 to 14 offer an engaging summer leadership program for youth focused on leadership training in beautiful Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Powerful Youth believes that all young people are powerful, but often lack the confidence, leadership skills and global perspective to realize their leadership potential to better guide their future success.
Our Junior Global Leadership Academy, designed for young leaders ages 12 to 14, is a two-week summer leadership program for youth designed to provide participants from around the world, regardless of their English abilities, the opportunity to develop their teamwork, critical thinking and decision making skills through the practical introduction of design thinking.
As an experience based program, we have packed every day with team challenges, fascinating field trips, breathtaking outdoor activities, inspirational guest speakers and new experiences in Canada that any young person will remember long after the leadership training program is over.
Designed for youth from around the world and of all English language levels
Make new friends from around the world
Complete 60+ hours of service learning
Receive 24/7 supervision and individualized attention
Receive 6 months of online coaching after program ends
What is the Junior Global Leadership Academy schedule?
Two weeks of summer camp isn’t enough? Want even more fun and exploring on the west coast of Canada? Choose an extended package by adding the Best of BC Tour!
What sets our leadership program for youth apart from all the others?
Global Community and Support
Meet other talented young leaders from over 18+ countries • Receive 6 months of online coaching after the program is over
Provide Meaningful Service
Complete 80+ hours of service learning • Create and lead your own DREAM Service Project using your own passions and interests
Improve Critical Thinking
Create and use a digital learning portfolio • Exciting presentations • Learn Design Thinking through hands on projects
Discover and Learn New Passions
Leadership training that includes activities that focus on passions for the Arts • Sports • Music • Theater • Dance • Film • Business • Service
Experience the Best of Canada!
Hiking • Swimming • Outdoor Activities • Museums • Culture
2023 Dates and Tuition Costs
Junior GLA Canada: Session 1
July 2 to July 15, 2023
July 2 to July 20, 2023 (extended package including the Best of BC Tour)
Junior GLA Canada: Session 2
July 16 to July 29, 2023
July 16 to August 3, 2023 (extended package including the Best of BC Tour)
Junior GLA Canada: Session 3
July 30 to August 12, 2023
July 30 to August 17, 2023 (extended package including the Best of BC Tour)
Check out our Frequently Asked Questions or contact us! We would be happy to give you more information about our summer leadership programs for youth, answer any questions you may have, or help you make travel arrangements.