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Girl Power International Leadership Academy

Are you the next leader who is ready to facilitate positive change in our world?

Then we have an event coming up that might be interesting for you. Girl Power is looking for the next generation of women who are actively making our society better.

We are specifically looking for women, who are:

-aged between 18-29 years

-living in Denmark

-actively involved and interested in sports

-energetic and social

-passionate about the UN Sustainable Development Goals

-active in their community

-ethical and value good morals

If these characteristics and interests fit you, then come and join our next Leadership Academy event, which takes place from the 16th to the 19th of September, at Steel house, Copenhagen. Participate in empowerment and leadership workshops, be active and get to know other women with the same passions and values as you.

We are inviting 20 young women to participate in our academy. All you need to do is apply and hopefully, you will be the one invited to join a weekend full of learning and growth.

The Leadership Academy which Girl Power hosts in collaboration with Barça Foundation will be a three-day program filled with workshops, activities, sport and will provide an opportunity to build your network and make new friends. The Academy is dedicated to developing tomorrow´s leaders of sport where it provides unique opportunities for female leaders from Europe to step up, take the lead and make an impact.

The Girl Power International Leadership Academy program is one of the main projects of our organization and is created to improve social inclusion and increase participation for females in sport and beyond.

The Girl Power International Leadership has Four stages:


1.Girl Power International Leadership Academy

The academy is a mixture of activities, sport, and workshops. All workshops have clear learning outcomes and are tailored to maximize learning. They will be challenging, constructive, and highly interactive and each participant will produce a Personal Development Plan. Here the goal is to improve your leadership behavior, career strategies, future opportunities as well as consolidating learning.


2. Grassroots Coaching/Training

After graduation/completion of Girl Power Int. Leadership Academy you will get support from Girl Power to establish your own local team where you will begin to coach/train another set of girls, age 13-15. This will be within your own local community.


3.Leadership Mentors

After completing the Leadership Academy, you will receive support from your mentors for 6 months. Mentors will provide 1-hours sessions each month to help you in your leadership journey. At the end of this period, you will know more about how to make women own the pitch.


4.Girl Power Social Festival

Aug-Sept 2022

Next year, the newly graduated coaches and leaders will be invited (with their created teams) to participate at the Girl Power Social Festival. The Festival will include music, dancing, sports, art exhibitions, and panel debates.


The application deadline is 27th of August 12.00, 2021


Girl Power also covers expenses for the trip to Copenhagen, including meals and accommodation. Even though, the programs will start from the 17th of September, the accommodation will be booked from the 16th, where you will meet and have dinner together before starting the scheduled programmes on the 17th.

In case you have more questions, please contact our project manager, Heidi at

We are looking forward to hearing from you!


Empowered greetings,

The Girl Power Team

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