Ship for World Youth Leaders – 2015


The Ministry of Youth Development and SWYNZAA are excited to announce that Aotearoa New Zealand have been selected (again!) to attend the Ship for World Youth Leaders programme in Japan in 2015!

MYD are currently receiving applications from 18 – 30 year olds (9 participating youth delegates) and applications also for the National Leader (1 national leader aged between 30 – 39).

If you need to know more about what SWY is, check out some of the reflection posts on our website for more information or email the SWYNZ Alumni for more information.


More information here

The Ministry of Youth Development will accept applications until 9am on Monday 14 July 2014. Late applications will not be accepted.

The Ministry of Youth Development with support from the New Zealand Ship for World Youth Alumni Association will be involved in the selection process.

All enquiries about New Zealand participation in the programme should be sent to