Young Changemakers: Online Summer Program for High School Students on Leadership & Social Entrepreneurship

Summer Program got canceled? Looking for online summer school? Worry not, we have got you covered! With the current climate of COVID-19 pandemic where our entire country is in lockdown, most of the summer programs have been canceled. With schools being shut and exams being canceled, this is an opportunity for students to work on unique concepts through online summer programs that help them unlock their leadership potential. Moreover, if you are particular about community work and social impact and improve your college admission chances abroad, TribesforGOOD’s Young Changemakers program is a perfect opportunity for you.

The program is a mix of online group classes and one – on – one sessions ideal for small groups of 8! The programs introduce students to the concept of sustainability, social impact, leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship with a hands-on approach and learn-by-doing modules. In the past, our students have worked on climate change, women empowerment, mental health, animal welfare, and more. The summer program is suitable for high school students (Grade 9 – 12).

  • Duration: 2 months
  • Total Time Commitment: 16 hours – 40 hours
  • Sessions: Every Friday/ Saturday/ Sunday for 2 hours
  • Batch starts: 1st May /15th May / 1st June / 15th June
  • Number of Students: Max. 8 Participants per batch

Why Attend TribesForGOOD’s Young Changemakers program?

According to the World Economic Forum, by 2030, there will be a huge demand for higher cognitive skills such as creativity, critical thinking, and decision making. In a world marked by uncertainty and volatility, today’s leader needs to be responsive and responsible.

TribesforGOOD program captures this essence. The program is suitable for young adults who will be the future entrepreneurs, consultants, and diplomats entering a globalized world and want to participate in social, economic, and environmental issues affecting India.

Additionally, the program also covers sessions on profile building and college application essays.

Related Article: Why should students develop leadership and social entrepreneurship skills in high school?

Program Mentors

The students will be mentored by a global team of experts (TEDx Speakers, Harvard, Stanford, IIM, ISB alumni) covering interlinked topics that will relate back to their interests, passions, and skills, providing them with once-in-a-lifetime experience and skills acquisition.

Summer Program on Leadership & Social Entrepreneurship - Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi
TribesForGOOD Mentors

Detailed Schedule of the Program

Online Summer Program for High School Students

** Every week there will be a 30-minute check-in call with the student

Themes Covered:

  • Urban Poverty
  • Women empowerment & livelihood
  • Waste Management
  • Quality Education – Collaboration between Non-profits & Government schools
  • Sustainable Fashion
  • Menstrual Hygiene

The Rationale behind TribesForGOOD Young Changemakers

We believe today’s students need to play an active role in their learning. With education moving away from classroom teaching, students are looking for application-based programs where they can apply their acquired knowledge. TribesforGOOD Young Changemakers is focussed on 2 crucial areas of Social Entrepreneurship & Leadership.

Social entrepreneurship and developing visionary leaders are part of a fast-growing movement that applies business
tools to find sustainable solutions to neglected problems at all levels of society – globally as well as in India.

The program runs online has been built by global industry leaders and experts. The program was launched in India after a successful stint for International students across North America, UK, and Australia. The program is suitable for young adults who will be the future entrepreneurs, consultants, and diplomats entering a globalized world and want to participate in social, economic, and environmental issues affecting India.

Our program also helps in sensitization and build essential problem-solving skills that will be valued by colleges. They not only have the ability to make a difference but also understand the responsibility they hold towards future generations.

Message from Mandeep Kaur, Founder & Director, TribesForGOOD

TribesforGOOD - Summer Program on Leadership & Social Entrepreneurship in Mumbai, Bangalore & Delhi
Mandeep Kaur

Social entrepreneurship and developing visionary leaders are part of a fast-growing movement that applies business tools to find sustainable solutions to neglected problems at all levels of society – globally as well as in India.

In India alone, over two million social impact businesses are working to develop solutions to the country’s most pressing social and environmental issues, and reports suggest that more than 50 percent of these businesses are understaffed, leaving an opportunity for businesses to double their impact. – as quoted on YourStory’ interview with Mandeep

‘‘We firmly believe that Millenials and Gen Z have a deep-rooted desire to overcome socio-economic inequity and are determined to make the world a better place.” – Mandeep Kaur, Founder TribesforGOOD

So, what are you waiting for? Apply now. The next batches start from June 1 and June 15 (a maximum of 8 participants per batch).

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