Kanthari Is Looking for the Next 25 Visionaries and Pioneers of Social Change

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Kanthari's next leadership training course aims to empower innovation by ethical visionaries that are driven to achieve social change with integrity, equality, and empathy. 25 scholarship positions are now available for the 2014 program, and applications are now being accepted.

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Empowering social visionaries

The 2014 Kanthari leadership training course is now accepting applications for people with the passion and innovation to make a difference. Do you have the guts to challenge the status quo?

Do you have innovative solutions that make positive changes?

Apply now to take part in Kanthari’s leadership program which begins in May 2014. Kanthari, located in Trivandrum, India, invites social change makers to apply for the 7 month leadership program starting May 2014.

Kanthari international welcomes applications who have overcome significant life challenges, including: vision impairment, disability, poverty, war, discrimination, and exploitation. They could also be witnesses to social situations they wish to change so others do not suffer. Applicants should have a passion to make the world a better place and the strength to be forces of good rather than be victims of circumstance.


Before applying, please first read the FAQ on the http://www.kanthari.org website for more information and details.

Participants need to have intermediary English skills, be familiar with computers, be at least 22 years old, be energetic self-starters and have a vision for a project that will effect social change. Successful applicants will be provided with accommodation and tuition through scholarships from Kanthari donors. There is a capacity for up to 25 participants and Kanthari is currently selecting applicants through a stringent selection process.

The application deadline is December 15, 2013, so if you think you have what it takes to become a Kanthari, or you know someone who does, be sure to apply or spread the word!

Applications can be sent via the online application form located at: http://www.kanthari.org/programs/admissions/.

Contact for more information: office(at)kanthari(dot)org

About Kanthari:

Kanthari in Trivandrum, Kerala, South of India, offers a 7 month leadership program for visionaries who have overcome adversity and who are keen to drive ethical social change. Since 2009, over 40 social initiatives have been set up by kantharis the world over, each of which is making a difference. You can keep up to date with us via our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/kantharis. Our mission is to provide an incubator and spring board for visionaries who are able to transform concepts and conventions, by offering specially developed, high quality and relevant leadership training. Through this intensive training, Kanthari International equips participants with all the techniques, methods and ideas they need to start up and run effective, relevant social projects all over the world. Kanthari has a non-competitive, non-hierarchical environment where the sole focus is on nurturing participants to become leaders of tomorrow. Kanthari is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly against any discrimination based on gender, caste, creed, country of origin, disability or religion.

Keep up with the latest news on our website: http://www.kanthari.org.

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