Young Leaders Camp An International Adventure, Education and Cultural Exchange Program
Young Leaders Camp About Vishvet Foundation Non Profit Organization (NGO) established in 2003. Our mission statement is “Promoting Cultural Exchange”. We believe in making this world a “Global Village”. We work in the field of art and culture, education development, environmental awareness and world peace. Mr. Dhimant Upadhyay President
Young Leaders Camp Benefits Of the Swiss Camp Orientation about Swiss culture, society and education. Learn Swiss values and customs. Create global awareness. Make new friends from across the world. Your personality will groom. You will become an international student. Switzerland is known for time management. Switzerland is a one of the most sought place to study. This camp will make you confident to get success in career
Young Leaders Camp Dates and Destination Dates Summer Program—First week of June 2013 up to two weeks (We also have customized program in July and August) Winter Program—Available between December to March up to two weeks. Destination Saanen and Schönried takes 1 hr 45 min. by road from Geneva. International airport will be either GENEVA or ZURICH in Switzerland
Young Leaders Camp Eligibility Criteria
Age -6 - 18 years.(You should be mature enough to live alone.) Must be studying in a recognized school in India. Parent and School authority’s written approval is must. Medical fitness certificate. Your VISA should not have been rejected by embassy in last 5 years for any European country. Have studied English language for a minimum of 2 years OR able to communicate in English at a basic conversational level. Enrollment is on first-cum first-serve basis. School/Local Coordinator is appointed for 30 participants (minimum) to each session. Eligibility of your passport should be valid at least 3 months beyond the date of return with available pages for VISA sticker and of “Standard quality” (not damaged, torn, faded etc.). VISA related document list can be checked on the link: http://www.vfschin.com/mumbai/visafees.aspx
Young Leaders Camp Program Fee Includes Residential accommodation (triple/four occupancy per room) on campus site. Food (Continental/Vegetarian Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner). 24 hours supervision by Vishvet Foundation staff. Full day excursions each weekend. One mid-week off site excursion per week like campfire.
Daily activities on campus including adventurous sports, swimming, language classes, one GreenVishwa (Environment Volunteer Service) activity etc.
Young Leaders Camp Program Fee Includes Airport transfers to/from Swiss International Airport on arrival and departure days.
Program orientation provided by a Vishvet Foundation local coordinator. Full VISA support by Vishvet Foundation.
Assessment test of individual by group instructor.
International School/University visit program 1 day per week.
Young Leaders Camp Program Fee does not Include Pocket money for personal expenses International & Domestic Air fare Swiss VISA fee Medical/Travel insurance
Young Leaders Camp Weekday Excursions & Weekend Program
Regular excursions are planned throughout the camp including all-day mountain hikes,cultural trips to places like Montreux, Interlaken or Bern. Saturdays students have free time to play outdoors. Sundays are all-day excursions organized to give the children opportunity to see different parts of Switzerland
Young Leaders Camp Facilities The camp shares two separate facilities: Saanen – For younger Campers Schönried – For older Campers Within few minutes from both campuses are the Saanen & Gstaad tennis courts, the local gymnasium, outdoor and indoor swimming pools, indoor rock climbing plus at least 12 major mountain cable cars and chairlifts.
Young Leaders Camp Special Events Day Each camp session ends with a ‘Special Events Day’ in which the children participate in various swimming events, sports and games. Followed by this is a special barbecue, and the campers are presented with awards for their achievements in swimming, language, camping and hiking etc. Last date of Application: 18 weeks before respective Camp starts.
Young Leaders Camp Contact Us: Address Vishvet Foundation 803, Sears Tower, Nr. White House, Panchwati Gulbai Tekra, Ahmedabad - 380006, Gujarat, India Phone: +91 79 26403064, Mobile: +91 9377780580 Website: www.vishvetfoundation.org