July 1, 2018 through July 12, 2018: Western Africa Experiential Learning Program: Ghana
June 25, 2018: Final pre-travel information meeting for Fellows and their parents/guardians and Service Learning Workshop where fellows finalize individual service projects to be implemented during Experiential Learning Program in Ghana. Location: Venture Café Miami, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Suite 600, Miami, FL 33136 I Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
June 18, 2018: Second pre-travel information meeting for Fellows and their parents/guardians and Personal Learning & Storytelling Workshop where fellows complete pre-travel and personality assessments as well as learn key strategies for authentic storytelling across cultures. Location: Venture Café Miami, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Suite 600, Miami, FL 33136 I Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
June 15, 2018: Deadline to send a color copy in clear PDF format (images are not acceptable) of each of (front and back): International Student Identity Card to: firstname.lastname@example.org
June TBD, 2018: Special head shots. Attire: Business Casual
June 1, 2018: Pre-travel health briefing and mandatory vaccinations for fellows and parents/guardians. Parent/Legal Guardian MUST be present. Location: Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County. 8175 NW 12th Street, Floor 3rd, Room 306, Miami, FL 33126 I Time: 12:45 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
May 31, 2018: Visa applications submitted to Ghanaian Consulate for processing.
May 30, 2018: initial pre-travel information meeting for Fellows, their parents and guardians. Location: Venture Café Miami, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Suite 600, Miami, FL 33136 I Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
May 30, 2018: Drop-off date and deadline to submit two (2) ORIGINAL, signed and NOTARIZED Parent Travel Consent forms; three (3) passport photos, and official US passport. Location: Venture Café Miami, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Suite 600, Miami, FL 33136 I Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Health Form 1: Nyah Project Authorization and Personal Health History
Health Form 2: Parent Consent for Yellow Fever Vaccine
Health Form 3: Fellow Consent for Yellow Fever Vaccine
May 21, 2018: 2018 Experiential Leadership Fellowship Guide released.
May 16, 2018: Nyah Fellowship Annual Celebration. Icon Bay, 460 Northeast 28 Street, Miami, Florida 33137 I 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. I Business Casual RSVP NOW.
April 20, 2018: Deadline to re-confirm participation in writing.
April 16, 2018: Group airline and accommodations confirmed.
Monday, March 19, 2018 & Tuesday, March 20, 2018: Round 2 Finalist Interviews. Venture Cafe Miami, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Miami, FL 33136 I 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
March 18, 2018: Deadline to select interview time slot.
Saturday, February 17, 2018 and Sunday, February 18, 2018: All Nyah Project Finalists must participate in the Weekend Leadership Workshop to be considered for fellowship to Summer Experiential Learning Program in Ghana.
Friday, February 2, 2018: All Finalist must submit via email to: email@example.com completed Finalist Supporting Documents in PDF format: High School Transcript; (2) Executed Media Release Form; (3) Executed Conditions of Participation; and (4) Copies of the following: United States Passport. NOTE: All participants must have US Passport, valid for at least 12 months from June 1 of 2018 for which you are applying in order to be considered for International Experiential Fellowship Program. If you do not yet have a US Passport, please immediately apply for your passport and email your application receipt to:firstname.lastname@example.org. You may refer to the Nyah Project Passport Guide with helpful information about to obtain a US Passport. If you have a passport issued by another country, please contact us immediately via email at: email@example.com.
Day 1 (Sunday, July 1): Travel Day. Drop Off: Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 9:00 AM. Miami International Airport, Terminal H, Delta Airlines Counter, Departures Level
Day 2 (Monday, July 2): Travel Day. Arrive in Accra, Ghana I Leadership Lab 1
Day 3 (Tuesday, July 3): HFLA Primary School Impact Session
Day 4 (Wednesday, July 4): Excursion Day 1
Day 5 (Thursday, July 5): HFLA Secondary School Impact Session I Leadership Lab 2
Day 6 (Friday, July 6): HFLA Primary School Impact Session I Leadership Lab 3
Day 7 (Saturday, July 7): Excursion Day 2
Day 8 (Sunday, July 8): Recharge & Reflect Day I Leadership Lab 4
Day 9 (Monday, July 9): Excursion Day 3
Day 10 (Tuesday, July 10): Final Reflection Day I Leadership Lab 5
Day 11 (Wednesday, July 11): Excursion Day 4
Day 12 (Thursday, July 12): Travel Day. Pick Up: Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 11:45 PM. Miami International Airport, Terminal H, Delta Airlines Counter, Departures Level
Leigh-Ann Buchanan, Esq.
1951 NW 7th Ave., Suite 600, Miami, FL 3316
Email (alt): firstname.lastname@example.org
(in-country mobile to be provided upon arrival)
Parent travel consent
Please submit two (2) ORIGINAL, signed and NOTARIZED Parent Travel Consent Forms; three (3) Passport Photos (2" x 2"), and your official US passport. on the designated drop-off date of Wednesday, May 30, 2018. Location: Venture Café Miami, 1951 NW 7th Ave., Suite 600, Miami, FL 33136 I Time: 6:30 p.m.