Protagonistas del Cambio - UPC

The Protagonistas del Cambio-UPC (UPC Champions for Change Award) provides Peruvian youth with a customized, culturally-relevant, and Spanish language-centered YouthActionNet® experience. The Premio Protagonistas del Cambio UPC fellowship centers around a leadership training course aimed at enhancing leadership and entrepreneurship skills as well as integration into an extensive national and international network of social entrepreneurs through the YouthActionNet® Global network. This personalized learning experience, together with a USD $2,000 award to their projects and ongoing mentoring support, will allow these impressive young leaders to deepen and expand their impact.

Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas (UPC), 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 Peru. Founded in 1994, UPC has maintained its commitment to innovation and academic excellence throughout both of its campuses in Lima. The university's 15,000 strong student body enjoy undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees in Architecture, Business, Communications, Economics, Engineering, Medicine and Health Sciences, Hospitality Management, Law, and Psychology programs.

The Sylvan/Laureate Foundation is a founding sponsor of Premio Protagonistas del Cambio UPC.

Global Contact
Joel Adriance, Program Manager, YouthActionNet®

Local Contact
Jack Zilberman, Decano de la facultad de Negocios
Prolongación Primavera 2390, Monterrico
Lima, Peru