What is Ryla?
RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) is a week-long leadership development programme for 20-28 year olds hosted and sponsored by Rotary Clubs in the district. RYLA is an experiential live-in programme designed to help young people develop their team work and communication skills and fulfil their potential as leaders.
The programme consists of a combination of:
- talks by community and business leaders particularly focusing on leadership development,
- opportunities for the exchange of ideas, opinions and experiences in discussion groups etc,
- open sessions, sport and keep fit exercises,
- involvement in a community activity and with the host Rotary Club.
What does it Cost?
Successful applicants are fully sponsored by a local Rotary Club.
Where & when does it take place?
Willow Park Convention Centre at Eastern Beach, Auckland between June 29 and July 6 2013. RYLA is held annually at about the same time of year.