Social Impact Bootcamp

Interested in a summer experience that will foster knowledge, skills, humility, courage, and leadership while helping to make a change in this world?

Apply for Social Impact Bootcamp (previously known as the NGO Bootcamp), a training programme focused on exposing you to all there is to know about social impact work! Facilitated by corporate and non-profit experts, the Bootcamp is a multi-module sequence that aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to make a difference in Singapore and the world.

Application timeline:

24 February 2019 (2359): Deadline for application.

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Tan Yock Theng
Programme Manager, Leadership & Global Citizenship

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The modules offered through Social Impact Bootcamp are aligned with the following learning objectives. Students will:

  1. Be able to recognise and analyse contemporary social realities, including the relative privilege or marginalisation of their own and other groups (Social Justice);
  2. Learn to interact appropriately, sensitively and self-critically with the communities for whom they work, and appreciate the knowledge, wisdom, skills and diversity that they possess (Perspective);
  3. Increase their capacity to work constructively across organisations, communities, and sectors to tackle problems and promote the public good (Capacity);
  4. Be motivated to align their personal, academic, and professional choices with their greatest gifts and society’s greatest needs (Civic Engagement).

Content overview (tentative)

  1. Public narrative – a leadership practice of translating values into action
  2. Theory of change – systemic approaches used to manage projects and drive change
  3. Negotiation – the art and science of reaching agreements in a variety of settings
  4. Resource mobilization – fundraising and brand awareness
  5. Corporate sustainability
  6. Service learning and volunteerism
  7. Pitching ideas