Savannah Youth Ambassador Program fosters youth leadership and civic engagement
through City sponsored training, cultural exploration opportunities, and Make a
Difference community impact projects.
SYA SUMMER INSTITUTE
Youth Ambassadors participate in leadership development sessions and hands-on
activities that encourage personal, social, and civic development. Guest facilitators will present on topics such as social media, life
after high school, the history of Savannah and its neighborhoods, and much
more. Participants will explore various local businesses as well as civic,
academic, and cultural institutions. The
program culminates with participants
designing, coordinating, and implementing a collaborative, make a difference
community impact project.
Participants will be chosen
through a selective application and interview process, and must meet the
SYA SUMMER INSTITUTE SCHEDULE
SYA Summer Institute is held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9 A.M.
to 4 P.M. at Savannah State University and various locations throughout the
City. The program runs from June 7th
– July 21st, with a break for the July 4th holiday week.