YOUlead – Developing Young and Local Leadership

Have you got an idea for a project that would have a positive impact in your community? YOULEAD is an opportunity to shape, grow and develop your vision into a reality. You’ll get professional support and training to further develop your leadership and entrepreneurship. Your idea can be about anything, from self-defence workshops to bread baking as long as the purpose is to inspire positive change within your local community. At the end of the programme, all the participants will pitch their projects to a panel of experts with one idea being supported by a £2000 grant.

The offer  

  • Specialist training and tailored development opportunities.
  • Personal mentoring and coaching sessions from industry specialists.
  • Targeted support in developing your idea and skills.
  • New connections
  • Collaboration with the YOUlead team
  • Profile on NAE website and social media platforms.
  • Networking opportunities.
  • Individualized feedback form industry experts.
  • £2000 for the winning project.
  • Applicants must be aged 18-30.

Applications are now closed for 2023.




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