DEADLINE EXTENSION 5/7! -SIREN's 2019 Youth Liberation Summer Institute (YLSI) application is open! Deadline to apply


The YLSI is designed to empower youth with the tools to create social change in the immigrant and refugee community. 

Deadline to apply is  May 7, 2019

Access the institute dates & application form here:

YLSI Participants will:

  • Expand their skills on policy advocacy, community organizing, campaign development, leadership development, social justice and more.

  • Learn more about immigrant and refugee rights and  meet with local community leaders, advocates, and organizers who are leading social change.

  • Receive a stipend at the end of the program!

  • Receive a free shirt & free field trips.

In order to apply, you must: 

  • Must be a high school or college student age 14-22 years old

  • Must be passionate about immigrant and refugee rights

  • Must have interest in learning about community organizing

  • Must be able to commit to all institute dates, field trips and graduation

* YLS Institute is not open to past participants.

The program is free of charge & participants will receive a stipend at their completion of the program.

Access the institute dates & application form here:

Deadline to apply is May7, 2019

Help us spread the word & encourage youth to apply!

If you have any questions, feel free to email

Thank you for your time & support. 

Best Regards,

SIREN Organizing Team.