Youth and Leadership

Youth and Leadership Projects

The Rotary Club of Wagga Wagga Sunrise supports a wide range of Youth and Leadership Programs. Many of these are Rotary programs, some are Community-based and some developed locally by our Club to recognise individuals or to support local causes.

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

RYLA is Rotary’s Leadership Programme for Young People aged 18 to 28…..more details

Rotary Youth Driver Awaredness

RYDA provides quality road safety information to youth to help ensure that when they commence driving, they have the best road safety education possible. more details



Rotary Youth Program of Enrichment

RYPEN is a challenging weekend designed for Year 9 students which aims to communicate a series of ideas, discuss social issues and run a series of challenging team-building activities that will assist in the development of life skills. more details

Model United Nations Assembly

MUNA simulates the workings of the United Nations Assembly by having teams of secondary students represent UN nations in debates on matters of world political and social concern. more details



National Youth Science Forum

National Youth Science Forum, held in January each year, is a hands-on experience in which science comes to life and students learn leadership and communication skills and start networking for their future career. more details



The Science Experience

Three days of hands-on science at Charles Sturt University for Year 9 and 10 students. more details



National Science and Engineering Challenge

Students participate in a series of exciting competitive activities. These activities are designed to demonstrate the varied and practical elements of a career in the science and engineering industries. more details

Honeywell Engineering Summer School

This week long live-in program is aimed at year 11 NSW and ACT students. The students visit five engineering universities, undertake industry site tours and are provided with the opportunity to talk one-on-one with engineers at a careers expo. more details



Rotary Murray Darling School of Freshwater Research

Allows students living in and around the Murray-Darling Basin to experience activities in the fields of freshwater research, conservation and the environment. more details



Charles Houen Legal Studies Scholarship

A Scholarship presented to a Year 12 Legal Studies Student at Kooringal High School Wagga Wagga. Also assists to support continuing studies of Law at University. more details



Australian Rotary Health Indigenous Scholarship

A partnership between Rotary and the State or Commonwealth government to provide scholarships to Indigenous Australians who can then use their education to benefit other Indigenous people. more details

Charles Sturt Foundation Scholarship

A Scholarship for a student in any year of any undergraduate degree at Charles Sturt University-Wagga Wagga Campus. more details

Summer School of Strings Scholarship

Caters for players of violin, viola, cello, double bass and guitar, from six to eighty years of age, and offers a range of string playing activities to cater for varying interests and abilities. more details


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