SWY29 Announcement

SWY29 Applications for Participating Youth has now been extended
The SWYNZ Alumni Association is excited to announce that Aotearoa New Zealand has been selected to attend the Ship for World Youth Leaders programme in Japan in 2017!

We are currently receiving applications from 18 – 30 year olds (11 participating youth delegates) who, together with the National Leader, will form the New Zealand delegation.

If you are interested in representing New Zealand as a member of the delegation please complete an application together with the question sheet describing (briefly – 250 words) what you can bring to the delegation.
SWY29 will make ports of call in both Auckland and Suva, Fiji, before returning to Japan, with OPYs arriving in Tokyo on Tuesday January 17, 2017 and departing at the completion of the programme on Friday, March 3.

Participating countries are: Federative Republic of Brazil, Canada, Republic of Costa Rica, Arab Republic of Egypt, Republic of Fiji, India, Japan, Republic of Kenya, New Zealand, Kingdom of Tonga, Ukraine .

The application form is on:
More information about SWY28 can be found on:


APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5.00pm, FRIDAY 12th August 2016

Please post printed applications to:
SWY Alumni – SWY29
c/- Anna Hoek-Sims
19C Highgrove
St Clair
Dunedin 9012

SWY29 2017 Application forms