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Global Leadership Academy England for Junior Youth

Session 1: July 3 to 16, 2022

Session 2: July 17 to 30, 2022

Our Junior Global Leadership Academy for international youth ages 12 to 14 offers an engaging youth summer leadership programme focused on leadership training in the beautiful Cambridge area of England!

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 for youth ages 12 to 14 is an engaging and fun two-week summer youth leadership programme designed to provide international youth (regardless of their English abilities) high-quality leadership training focused on developing 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, fun outdoor activities, inspirational guest speakers and new experiences in England that any teen will remember long after the leadership training program is finished.


  • Designed for youth from around the world and all English language levels.

  • Make new friends from 18+ different countries.

  • 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?

Want even more fun and exploring in England? Choose an extended package by adding the Best of England Tour!

What sets our program 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 60 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 England!

    Shopping • Sightseeing • University Tours • Rich History • Outdoor Activities

2022 Dates and Tuition Costs


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