Youth Venture at MTV Awards Latin America!

YOUth can make a difference!

Youth Venture helps young people lead the way in changing their communities.

One YVer's journey to the White House

Check out Daniella's changemaker journey. It all started with one letter!

The power of changemaker teachers

Imagine a world where entire school districts supply the next generation of innovators and community leaders with the core skills of changemaking. This is already happening!

Youth take the stage at Ashoka Future Forum

Missed the Forum? Have no fear. We got some reflections to satiate your hunger for changemaking and building a better world for all.
Submitted on Tue, June 23, 2015
The red carpet was rolled out, the cameras were flashing lights, and today's music and movie stars celebrated the MTV Millennial Awards, also known as MTV MiAw. But it was not just entertainment celebrities walking the red carpet and rocking out on stage. This year, Ashoka’s Youth Venture received an award for supporting the Millennial Generation to become changemakers in...
Submitted on Tue, May 19, 2015
You may have missed the mega gathering of over 400 creators, innovators and allies for social good who attended the Ashoka Future Forum last week, but have no fear! We got some reflections to satiate your hunger for changemaking and building a better world for all. Ashoka Fellow, Amlan Ganguly put it best at the Forum when he said, “If you want children to be the change-...
Submitted on Wed, May 6, 2015
    What kind of future would you create if you had the chance? At this year’s Future Forum, Ashoka brings together 400 of the brightest minds from the world of social entrepreneurship to discuss ideas that will push the limits of imagination. Join the conversation as we #SeizetheFuture on May 13-14! Youth Venture—along with Ashoka Fellows and corporate...

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Keep checking back for grant and support opportunities for youth changemakers! No step is too small. Put your ideas out there and engage in opporutnities to learn, connect and amplify your changemaking ideas for your community!

UN Habitat's Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Awards | Deadline 31 July

Individual grants of up to 20,000 dollars will be awarded to young entrepreneurs showing promise in one of five categories: Youth Leadership; Green Innovations; Urban Ecological Safety; Youth Entrepreneurship; and Social/Cultural Innovations. Apply...

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