Mandela Washington Fellowship Register now for the Creative Youth Boot Camp

Creative Youth Boot Camp is scheduled to take place from April 24 to May 13, 2017. Registration for this initiative opens on Monday, 21st November 2016.

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Street Project Foundation is a youth-based social enterprise founded by Rita Ezenwa-Okoro, a 2014 Mandela Washington Fellow, 2013 Future Awards Honouree and 2013 Make a difference (MAD) Awards recipient.

This organization has been in operation since 2008, focused on using performing arts as a tool for youth employment and engagement in Nigeria. Street Project Foundation also recently joined the All Stars Project INC Alliance in New York, United States of America.

From April to May 2016, Street Project Foundation embarked on a three-week Creative Youth Boot Camp for one hundred (100) young people from ages 16 to 25 years, after which they commenced internship and mentoring programmes. Today, about thirty-seven (37) of them have started their own creative business, secured jobs in the creative industry or commenced a University degree.

In furtherance of this project, Street Project has secured yet again the support of the United States Consulate to execute the second edition of the Creative Youth Boot Camp scheduled to take place from April 24 to May 13, 2017. Registration for this initiative opens on Monday, 21st November 2016.

Only talented young people from ages 16 to 25years from low-income backgrounds qualify. Auditions for entry into the Creative Youth Boot Camp is expected to take place in February 2017.

For more details about Street Project Foundation visit www.streetproject.org.ng, Facebook: Street Project Foundation, Instagram: Streetprojectfoundation, Twitter: Streetproject1

This is a feature by Street Project.

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