EXTENDED DEADLINE: 2018 JCI EDC Growth & Development Acedemy Applications

The 2018 JCI Growth & Development Academy will take place prior to the 2018 JCI European Conference in Riga, Latvia.


Start: 15th June 2018 (If travelling by plane, participants are expected to land before 12 o'clock in the daytime)

End: 18th June 2018 (The program will end by 6 PM.)

Place: Sports centre Mežaparks

Price: Included is training, accommodation, food and all training material. Every participant have to take care of his/her travel expences and arrangements. 


This Academy focuses on how to build a sustainable local and national organization. Participants will be provided with a set of tools and skills to improve or set up their local organization and will be trained in how to put what they learned into action.


Target group: 

a) Future Leaders of local organizations that are in need of sustainable growth (e.g. newly established organizations, or organizations that wish to improve their membership numbers)

b) Future leaders of small national organizations (maximum 150 members)


The application form is available here.


Registration deadline: 22nd April 2018


For more information write to jlundan@jci.cc



This Academy is hosted by the JCI European Development Council with support from JCI Foundation. The aim is to support both new and small National Organizations in Europe as well as those organizations who have been facing decrease in membership for the last year. 


There is a limit of 25 participants and the COC team will review the applications and prioritize according to the status of the National Organization. 


NB! All applications need to be approved by the National President respectively.