uwc short course for young people aged 15‑17

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about program

Participation in the program follows a selection process. The program runs in English

The program that brings together young people aged 15-17 from diverse backgrounds to engage in collaborative learning, community building and problem solving. Short course allows participants to have an intense UWC experience. Through living together, learning together and taking on a series of dynamic challenges and activities, young people will develop the skills necessary to navigate some of today’s complex issues. The learning is aligned with UWC mission and is designed for an inclusive community, which works together towards peace, environmental sustainability and social justice.

During the short course the participants will develop awareness of their own views and acknowledge perspectives of others. They will abstract their conceptual understanding to issues beyond personal experience and will apply it to solve the complex problems of today. Throughout the short course participants will learn how to develop their agency to create positive solutions for a better tomorrow
В течение курса участники смогут развить концептуальное мышление и научатся применять его за рамками личного опыта. Задача программы создать безопасное пространство для самовыражения и развития и помочь участникам найти ресурсы в себе, своем окружении и мире, чтобы уже сегодня стать движущей силой позитивных изменений.

The program that brings together young people aged 15-17 from diverse backgrounds to engage in collaborative learning, community building and problem solving. Short course allows participants to have an intense UWC experience. Through living together, learning together and taking on a series of dynamic challenges and activities, young people will develop the skills necessary to navigate some of today’s complex issues. The learning is aligned with UWC mission and is designed for an inclusive community, which works together towards peace, environmental sustainability and social justice.

During the short course the participants will develop awareness of their own views and acknowledge perspectives of others. They will abstract their conceptual understanding to issues beyond personal experience and will apply it to solve the complex problems of today. Throughout the short course participants will learn how to develop their agency to create positive solutions for a better tomorrow

program includes

facilitated group discussions
group and individual projects
Community service activities
simulation exercises and games
Artistic expression activities and workshops
Exploration of Armenian heritage
Sports, hiking and active games

How to get to Just Dilijan It!

1. apply

Fill out the contact form. After that, you will receive an email with a link to the selection page.

2. record a video

On a separate platform, you will need to answer questions in video format. No preparation required!

3. wait for the results

We will review your application and send you a response within 7 days. If the selection is passed, you can proceed to the application form.

4. come to dilijan!

Together we will spend our summer holidays brightly and profitably.

cost
$3000

Contract is made only after the participant passes the selection. The cost is converted into Armenian drams (AMD) at the exchange rate on the day of the contract's signing date.

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the cost includes

  • 17-days program for 1 participant, including all necessary study materials
  • Five meals a day
  • Excursion program
  • Organized transfer from and to Zvartnots International Airport (Yerevan, Armenia) for participants arriving on recommended flights
  • Accommodation on the UWC Dilijan campus in a twin room

cost doesn’t include

  • Flight
  • Medical insurance

scholarship

If you are unable to pay for participation in the program, read the rules for the scholarship

Programme’s team

Евангелина
Константинова
Эксперт по культуре и искусству
Константин
Константинов
Эксперт по театру
Евангелина
Константинова
Эксперт по культуре и искусству
Константин
Константинов
Эксперт по театру
Евангелина
Константинова
Эксперт по культуре и искусству

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