Summer of Opportunities (16-25)

Summer of Opportunities (16-25)

Are you aged 16-25? Do you have a friend or a relative who is? We have so many amazing opportunities ranging from mentoring, alternative education, enterprise funding for your ideas and empowering events to attend.

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NOMINATE YOURSELF OR A FRIEND!
There’s still time to nominate yourself or a friend for one of our awards – but be quick, voting ends 17th June! Also, register to attend EMPOWERED 2016 and be inspired by other young talents and see inspirational and popular speakers and performers (keep an eye out for exciting announcements soon!)

GET A CREATIVE MEDIA QUALIFICATION!
Dreaming of being a web designer, photographer, film maker or animator? Tired of mainstream education but still want the qualifications? We’ve teamed up with Boomsatsuma to offer you and your friends a chance to gain A level equivalent qualifications AND real creative agency work for your portfolio.

GET A MENTOR FOR YOUR DREAM CAREER
Have an idea of your dream career but not sure how to get there? Do you need help to identify the type of training/education, experience or connections needed? Join our mentoring scheme this summer, where we pair you with a local professional to help you set and achieve your career goals.

GOT AN ENTERPRISE IDEA? GET FUNDING!
Do you have a fantastic idea for a business or social enterprise? Unsure of how to get started and looking for funding? We’ve teamed up with Uncaged Ventures and Bristol Junior Chamber to offer you the chance to win up to £1,500 and mentoring support to get your idea kickstarted!

JOIN A FREE UNIVERSITY SHORT COURSE!
Are you 18+? Interested in African Literature and Media? Want to experience University style learning? Join this free University of Bristol course where you will be trained to present information in blog, print, social media and radio and explore African literary great. Join our Info Evening this month to find out more.

For further info or to get involved with any of the above, email Amy on amy.gallivan@byep.org.uk!