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OBS Leadership and Service Award

The OBS Leadership and Service Award (LSA) celebrates and recognizes youths with outstanding contributions in leadership and service in our community. LSA winners are offered a scholarship to participate in the internationally-renowned 21-day OBS Classic Challenge Course.

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NEW: OPEN APPLICATION FOR LSA

Submit your registration by 5 January 2018

 

OBS Leadership & Service Award (LSA) is celebrating and recognizing youths with outstanding contributions in leadership and service within our community. Outstanding youths are offered a scholarship to participate in the internationally-renowned 21-day OBS Classic Challenge Course.

As part of our mission to develop rugged and resilient youth to be active citizens who are inspired to serve the community, LSA recognises youth’s capabilities, develops their inner potential, and inspires them to be community-minded.

OBS 21-Day Classic Challenge Course

  • A personal development programme internationally recognized by all global Outward Bound centres and educators in the global outdoor sector
  • Multi-element and multi-expeditionary programme that stretches participants beyond their comfort zones, enabling self-discovery and growth beyond self

Award

  • Successful applicants will be awarded a full scholarship for the prestigious 21-Day Classic Challenge Course
  • The LSA includes a mandatory community service components during and after the 21-Day Classic Challenge Course

Award Criteria

  • Aged 17 – 35 years old
  • Substantive sustained leadership and service track record
  • Demonstrated experience and desire in addressing issues and influencing change
  • Only Singaporeans and Permanent Residents are eligible for the LSA

Course Objectives

  • Enhance personal confidence through self-awareness and harnessing strengths
  • Think creatively, innovatively and break out of the status quo mind-set
  • Maintain positivity and energise the team when morale is low
  • Build resilience though overcoming daily adversity
  • Sharpen personal leadership skills to be a more effective, credible and inspiring leader

Course Date

 

Closing Date

Selection Date

Interview Date

Award Ceremony

Course Date

5 Jan 2018

20 Jan 2018

3 Feb 2018

24 Feb 2018

12 Mar – 1 Apr 2018

29 Mar 2018

14 Apr 2018

19 May 2018

9 Jun 2018

2 – 22 Jul 2018

7 Sep 2018

 

22 Sep 2018

13 Oct 2018

17 Nov 2018

30 Nov – 20 Dec 2018

 

Course Info Kit & Registration Form

  • LSA Information Kit
  • Nomination Form(For Nominating Organisations only)
  • Character Referee Form(For Individual sign-ups only)
  • LSA Registration Form (Please note this is a self-declaration form, and nominees are not required to see a medical physician nor fill up part 6 of the registration form)


Course Info Kit & Registration Form


For programme enquiries, please contact:

Tel: +65 6734 4233 (Please request to speak to our Enrolment & Marketing unit)

Email: OBS_Programmes@nyc.gov.sg