The YMCA of Southwestern Ontario is pleased to again offer the Young Women of Excellence Program!

In 2021, we are going virtual and inviting young women (ages 16-25) from across all our regions to participate. This program is FREE to successful applicants. 

The program will accept 100 participants who will: 

  • Attend the Virtual Women of Excellence Awards Gala for NO CHARGE on May 19 (an evening of celebration and inspiration honouring 8 incredible women in our communities). 
  • Connect with other young women interested, or currently pursuing, post-secondary education. 
  • Be a part of a network of motivated young women to share their aspirations and goals. 
  • Be provided opportunities to learn from others and be inspired by their achievements. 
  • Be a part of a supportive group of young women and mentors who are open to learning and sharing from each other. 

Online applications are open from April 1- 30, 2021. 

Application Form