Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Youth Ambassador Program

Program Description

This year-long program for high school students inspires global awareness — along with the courage and tools — to take action. Youth Ambassadors spearhead community outreach efforts, empower others to take action, and develop leadership and collaboration skills along the way. Every year the Youth Ambassadors organize the Teen Action Fair bringing hundreds of teens together who are making a difference. Applications for YAP are open annually in late summer.

Program Length: Year-long, two times a month.

Application Deadline: August 2019


Participate in the Summer Take Action Workshop for high school students.

Financial information


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