RYLA - Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) is Rotary’s leadership training program for young people, facilitated annually by Rotary Districts throughout the world.

District 9930’s RYLA programme (Central North Island)  is carefully developed to explore many aspects of leadership using a mixture of interactive training workshops and physical activities.  The programme is endorsed by the University of Waikato,  which enhances its credibility for sponsors,  employers and participants alike.

Participants have the opportunity to grow and develop their leadership networks through being part of a cohort of emerging leaders, expanding their network of Rotarian contacts and meeting a range of prominent local leaders. RYLA is held at Epworth Recreation Centre, on Lake Karapiro in April each year and applications close on 28 February of that year.

45 young people between 18 and 25 yrs participated in this years Rotary Youth Leadership Awards programme each year.

To register interest in attending RYLA,  please contact Waikato Sunrise.