Join the Revolutionary Researchers! Youth Leaders Apply Below!

A 10-month paid research training + project where New Orleans youth (16-24 years) will build skills and lead community change, guided by research experts and supportive mentors.

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Key dates Revolutionary researchers youth leads:
  • 11:59pm, Thurs. April 13 — Deadline to complete an application for Revolutionary Researchers Youth Lead. If you haven’t already submitted an application with us, use the form below!
  • 10am-3pm, Sat. April 22 — Save the date for our kickoff convening once you apply!

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  • Participate in training sessions 2x per month (1st and 3rd Saturday)
  • Design and launch research project that informs movement on the New Orleans Youth Master Plan: a 10-year roadmap for a positive, youth-development focused New Orleans
  • Recruit and lead a squad of peer Revolutionary Researchers to co-create and deliver a community change research project
  • Share research knowledge with your squad of Revolutionary Researchers
  • Analyze and present project findings to key audiences


  • Connect with a community of youth leaders, research experts, and supportive mentors to build change in your community
  • Honorarium per convening, delivered via direct deposit
  • Certificate in Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR)
  • Verification of community service hours, by request
  • Opportunity for additional employment/leadership role upon successful completion of intensive training and project delivery

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This is a project of NOLA CYPB as part of the implementation and evaluation of the New Orleans Youth Master Plan. Youth Participatory Action Research (YPAR) facilitation and training will be delivered by Beloved Community. This project is funded in part by the Conrad N. Hilton and W.K. Kellogg foundations alongside Baptist Community Ministries.