Secondary schools must comply with the following requirements in order to participate in YPI NI.

If you have any questions about the following requirements, please contact us.

  • YPI will be taught in all classes of one mandatory course across one chosen year level: 9 to 14. This is in order to be inclusive to all students.
  • Your school has a minimum of 25 students in the year group selected to participate in YPI.
  • Your school’s YPI Lead Teacher will be the main point of contact for YPI communications, and will provide updates on your school’s YPI project upon request throughout the year.
  • YPI will be delivered over the course of at least four weeks (in each class), using/adapting the lessons in the provided YPI curriculum guide.
  • Charity site visits are a requirement of YPI. Your school will permit students to make off-campus site visits to their chosen charities.
  • Charities are to be identified and selected by students, and must meet the YPI eligibility requirements: registered charity providing social services directly to people in your local community.
  • A Final Presentations Assembly will be arranged to permit finalist teams from each participating year group to give their presentation to an audience and a panel of judges. Minimum recommendation for audience: one entire year group. Judging panel must have a majority of students.

YPI NI Application Form

  • Please indicate that your school is able to uphold the above requirements by checking the box below:
  • Please enter the name of your school
  • Please enter the address of your school
  • eg Principal or VP
  • (YPI is mandatory for all students)
    Please enter a number from 1 to 999.
  • Please enter today's date
    Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY