Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) 2018 Applications Now Open

Calling all Jamaican entrepreneurs! Applications for the 2018 YLAI Professional Fellowship Program now open! The Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative empowers entrepreneurs to strengthen their capacity to launch and advance their entrepreneurial ideas and effectively contribute to social and economic development in their communities. The program  builds prosperity by connecting youth to entrepreneurship. The program ...
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First Class of Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative Program

The White House has announced the inaugural class of Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI) Fellows. President Obama launched YLAI last year to expand opportunities for emerging entrepreneurs and civil society innovators in Latin America and the Caribbean. The inaugural YLAI class brings 250 promising young business and social entrepreneurs from across Latin America ...
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Jamaica’s Ricardo Allen for Youth Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI)

  Driven, is the word which fully defines Ricardo Allen, Jamaica’s participant in the Youth Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI), who was selected by the U.S. Department of State.  President Barack Obama announced YLAI during his historic visit to Jamaica in April 2015.  This pilot program of the Initiative will send 23 young professionals ...
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