Welcome to the Disctrict 9600 RYLA website!


The Rotary Youth Leadership Award is a challenging program which provides a unique opportunity for young people to develop leadership skills and self confidence under the guidance of business professionals, Rotarians and Rylarians.  

Rotary is seeking young people between the ages of 18 to 26 years who have the talent, energy and motivation to discover their leadership potential to attend this program.

Whether you are an enthusiastic worker, young professional, self employed, or a tertiary student, RYLA provides a fantastic opportunity to learn, grow, have fun and make new friends. Those who complete a RYLA program are generally better able to successfully manage their own lives and careers and make a mark on society. Take the RYLA  challenge and uncover your true potential!

RYLA is an all expenses paid five day program, 2nd - 7th May 2015. Leaders on this program are past Rylarians that applied, were interviewed and chosen for their particular leadership qualities.

Connected to Rotary 

Rotary is one of the largest international service organizationsin the world with around 29,000 clubs in more than 160 countries. Its members are dedicated to humanitarian service, high ethical standards in  business and professional life and the promotion of world understanding and peace. 

One of the goals of Rotary is to help young adults discover their leadership potential and develop their self confidence to achieve their aspirations. To accomplish that goal, Rotary clubs prepare thousands of young leaders though RYLA programs each year. RYLA events are organised by Rotarians who are business and professional achievers.

For more information about Rotary international click here  http://www.rotary.org/

For more information about Rotary9600 click here http://www.rotary9600.org/