Rotary Youth Leadership Award - RYLA

The Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA) is a week-long residential personal development program for young people aged 18 to 26, which focuses on the student, leadership and community. RYLA aims to:   

  • • Give young people the chance to come together in a supportive environment to gain a better understanding of their own strengths and the unique qualities and abilities of others
  • • Provide an opportunity for young people to develop a network of resources to facilitate their roles and development
  • • Facilitate learning about teamwork, communication, motivation and to develop the leadership skills of young people through experiential workshops
  • • Create a greater awareness of social issues affecting young people and
  • • Demonstrate Rotary's commitment to young people.