SKYE 2018. Syrian-Armenian and Local Youth Capacity Development Club — Admissions

Armenian Progressive Youth NGO invites Syrian-Armenian and local young people aged 18 to 30 to join the organization’s SKYE club. For the past year, SKYE has been gathering Syrian-Armenian and local youths together to develop and improve their skills and knowledge. After about a year of activity, we are glad to announce the launch of a new SKYE 2018 club.
SKYE is a youth club which involves 25 Syrian-Armenian and local youth. Selected young people have the opportunity to participate in seminars, trainings, and capacity building seminars once a week.
The main direction of SKYE 2018 is the development of entrepreneurial skills of Syrian-Armenian and local youth.

Club members will be able to:

  • Participate in workshops and social entrepreneurship trainings,
  • Get ​​business trainings and, if possible, get funding for the best business ideas;
  • Internship in «Armenian Progressive Youth» NGO allowing to implement practically the achieved knowledge and skills,
  • Become a member of the Armenian Progressive Youth NGO network and participate in local and international youth programs offered by the organization,
  • Get ​​acquainted with new people, make new friends and get more actively involved in social and youth programs.
  • Syrian-Armenian participants can get assistance in job placement.

The weekly meetings and the trainings last 2 hours. The trainings will be conducted by Armenian Progressive Youth NGO’s coordinators and trainers.
The goal of the project is to contribute to the integration of displaced and conflict-affected youth and their peers into Armenia, as well as to provide professional support to their livelihood through professional orientation, trainings, practical work and employment opportunities.

You can apply if:

  • You are a Syrian Armenian or a local person aged 18-30
  • You want to develop your entrepreneurial skills and knowledge
  • You are ready to give 2 hours once a week to club meetings

How To Apply:

Complete the following application until December 10:
goo.gl/pH9mTP

Time-frame
:

  • Application deadline is December 20, 2017.
  • The results are expected to be published on 25 December.
  • The launch of the project is scheduled for January 10, 2018.

Participation in the program is free of charge.
If you have any questions, you can contact Anna Tovmasyan by writing an e-mail to [email protected] or by calling (010) 539204.
You can visit our office at 39 Koghbatsi or write to our Facebook page for details.
The project is implemented by Armenian Progressive Youth NGO and World Vision Armenia funded by the Bureau of  Population, Refugees and Migration of the US Department of State.