Chile

ACCIONJOVEN Reconocimiento U. Andrés Bello

ACCIONJOVEN Reconocimiento U. Andrés Bello (U. Andres Bello Youth Action Award) provides Chilean youth with a customized, culturally-relevant, and Spanish language-centered YouthActionNet® experience. The ACCIONJOVEN fellowship centers on a specialized training that builds entrepreneurship and project management skills as well as networking with key public and private organizations across Chile. This personalized learning experience, together with a 2-million CLP award to their projects and ongoing mentoring support, will allow these impressive young leaders to deepen and expand their impact.






Partnerships
Universidad Andres Bello, a member of the Laureate International Universities network, together with the Sylvan/Laureate Foundation and the International Youth Foundation, have come together to support an emerging generation of young leaders in Chile. Founded in 1988, Andres Bello University has maintained its commitment to academic rigor and research excellence throughout its five campuses around the Santiago metro area. The university's 31,000 strong student body enjoy undergraduate and graduate degrees in Architecture and Design, Business Administration, Communication, Ecology and Natural Resources, Education, Engineering and Information Technology, Health Sciences, Hospitality, Human Sciences, Law, and Maritime Studies.  Andres Bello University has been ranked among the top three private institutions of higher education in Chile.


The Sylvan/Laureate Foundation is a founding sponsor of ACCIONJOVEN.




Global Contact
Joel Adriance, Program Manager, YouthActionNet®
E-mail: j.adriance@iyfnet.org


Local Contact
Ana Maria Correa Labarca, Program Director, ACCIONJOVEN
University Andrés Bello
Campus Casona de Las Condes
Fernández Concha 700
Las Condes
Phone:(56 2) 661 8753
E-mail: accionjoven@unab.cl

http://accionjoven.cl