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Get involved as a participant or a supporter to redefine rural possibilities

Youthrive Victoria collaborates with partners, donors, communities and alumni in delivering services to young rural Victorians to assist them to develop their personal, professional and leadership capacities.


Would you like to participate in a mentoring or leadership program, apply for a scholarship or have Dream Seeds® visit your school?

Youthrive Victoria offers young rural people great opportunities to learn, connect and thrive. We have scholarships to support university and vocational learning. Young people can participate in our mentoring and leadership development programs. Year 6 students can participate in Dream Seeds®. Alumni can collaborate in our Think Tank, Ideas Incubator and other activities.


We invite you to support or sponsor our scholarships and programs through donations and probono support.

There are a number of fulfilling ways that organisations and individuals can work with us to help achieve our shared vision for rural Victoria.


  • Make a tax deductible donation to our scholarship fund
  • Make a tax deductible donation to our programs
  • Make a bequest to our scholarship fund
  • Donate a ‘named’ scholarship
  • Work with us to establish new, region-specific scholarships


  • Make a tax deductible donation to our scholarship fund
  • Donate a ‘named’ scholarship
  • Work with us to establish new, region-specific scholarships
  • Sponsor our mentoring and/or leadership development programs
  • Provide work placements or other employment to our program participants
  • Encourage your employees to become mentors

Local government, schools and community organisations

  • Work with us to establish new, region-specific scholarships
  • Send your young rural leaders on one of our leadership development programs

  • Promote our scholarship program to young rural leaders in your community

Contact us for more information

To discuss any of these exciting possibilities, or other partnerships, please contact



Volunteering is a crucial part of the success of Youthrive Victoria. Many of our alumni volunteer as mentors and coaches and provide expert support in IT, design, communications and so on.

We welcome the involvement of anyone who shares our vision of supporting young people and rural communities.

You could volunteer as a:

  • Transition mentor
  • Career mentor
  • Community mentor
  • Rural Chances workplace mentor
  • You could volunteer to be a regional or local community Youthrive Victoria supporter
  • You might like to contribute in other ways… just send us a message

Contact us or fill out the form below to Volunteer

Fill out this form to let us know how you would like to get involved!



    MentoringDream SeedsLeadership



    Attend a 1 week leadership campOther


    ScholarshipsMentoringDream SeedsLeadership

    University ScholarshipsRural Chances ScholarshipsOther

    Donate to the Mentoring ProgramBecome a Transition MentorBecome a Career MentorOther

    Donate to the Dream Seeds ProgramSponsor Dream Seeds to visit my school/areaOther

    Donate to the Leadership ProgramSponsor a student to attend the Young Rural Leaders ProgramOther


    MentoringDream SeedsLeadership

    Become a Transition MentorBecome a Career MentorOther

    Become a Dream Seeds PresenterJoin the Dream Seeds Committee (Alumni Only)Other

    Become a Leadership CoachOther

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