Bright Start

A fully-funded program to provide Macedonia’s future leaders and teachers with the skills necessary to foster tolerance and expand knowledge of human rights.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 27, 2017

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Who

University students in Macedonia who have the potential to benefit others by learning how to conduct community activism and human rights education, preferably future leaders and teachers.

What

A fully-funded opportunity to develop the skills needed to conduct community activism and human rights education.

When

  • Phase I – Independent Learning Phase – December 16, 2017 to February 7, 2018
  • Phase II – Collaborative Learning Phase – February 8, 2018 to February 12, 2018
  • Phase III – Action Phase (optional) – February 13, 2018 to May 14, 2018

 

Where

o Independent Learning Phase – At your home.
o Collaborative Learning Phase – At a resort.
o Action Phase (optional) – In your community.

Why

To train the next generation of Macedonian leaders and teachers with the skills necessary to conduct community activism and human rights education.

Bright Start is organized by United by Love, a US-based nonprofit.

Bright Start is funded by an Alumni TIES Grant provided by the U.S. State Department
Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and World Learning through a cooperative agreement.