FFALP class of 2019 visiting the Portuguese FA with 2018 Alumni Eduardo Maia as guide and football pitch in the background

Football For All

Leadership Programme.

The first international programme specifically designed to promote employability, entrepreneurship and networking of disabled people in the sports World.

Football For All Leadership

Programme.

The first international programme specifically designed to promote employability, entrepreneurship and networking of disabled people in the sports World.

european edition
(in english).

The Football For All Leadership Programme provides training in partnership with top Academic entities and sports organisations aimed at preparing each Participant to work in the industry. Integrated Dreams is committed to guaranteeing a quality training opportunity, helping each individual find their own path either through employment or development of an entrepreneurial project.

Football For All Leadership Programme class of 2018 with Johan Cruyff t-shirts gifted by the Johan Cruyff Foundation
Football For All Leadership Programme class of 2018 sitting in the classroom during a lecture
Football For All Leadership Programme class of 2019 visiting the Portuguese Football Association in the stands with guide 2018 Alumni Eduardo Maia
Football For All Leadership Programme class of 2018 at the Portuguese Football Association national team dressing room
FFALP class of 2019 at surfing session with participant being transferred from a beach wheelchair to a surf board, with the support of two volunteers

The Programme is designed in 2 stages:

1. Onsite Lecture Stage – 10 days, every Fall, in Lisbon, Portugal.

2. Project Development Stage – 7 Month commitment from Participant’s home country (part-time for Project Development or full-time for internships/project development on the job).

2021 key information.

Onsite Lecture Stage: October 10-17, 2021
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Programme Language: English
Project Implementation Stage: November 2021 – May 2022

EARLYBIRD Applications deadline: 30 June 2021
Applications closing date: 30 August 2021

Graduation Ceremony: June/July 2022 (date TBC)

2021 key information.


Onsite Lecture Stage:
October 10-17, 2021
Location: Lisbon, Portugal
Programme Language: English
Project Implementation Stage:
November 2021 – May 2022

EARLYBIRD Applications deadline:
30 June 2021
Applications closing date:
30 August 2021

Graduation Ceremony:
June/July 2022 (date TBC)

programme fee.

Early Bird (until June 30): €750,00
From July 1: €975,00

Excluding assistance / companion costs, if any.

Inclusive of tuition, Participant 7 night shared accommodation, lunch, 2 dinners and field trips. Excludes return flights to Lisbon from Participant country of origin.

Terms and Conditions apply — please read them here.

participation requirements.

 

  1. Have a disability (evidence through official document required);
  2. Have at least 1 year of experience in the football/sport world (professional, volunteer, as an athlete, coach, member of a disabled supporters association or other will be considered);
  3. Good English language skills (all lectures and works delivered are in English);
  4. Availability to take part in both Stages of the Programme (8 months in total):
    – Minimum of 80% of the Onsite Lectures attendance is required;
    – Minimum of 8 hours/week during Project Implementation Stage (develop/implement an individual project linking sport and disability);
  5. Pay Programme Fee.

application procedure.

 

  1. Fulfil Participation Requirements;
  2. Submit the Application Form (form HERE);
  3. Zoom Interview (scheduled shortly after Application submission);
  4. Acceptance of the candidate Application;
  5. Participant is required to pay the Programme Fee in full no later than July 10 (EarlyBird) or September 10 (Applications from July 1).
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our partners.

Organisations that help us deliver the Programme.

FFALP partners logos: aists, CAFE, City of Cascais, Johan Cruyff Foundation, EPFA, FIFA, Portuguese FA, Benfica Foundation, iWorkinSport, Nova SBE University, City of Oeiras, Stone Soup Consulting, Surf Addict Adapted Surf Association, Surf Social Wave, UEFA and Very Cool Events
FFALP partners logos: aists, CAFE, City of Cascais, Johan Cruyff Foundation, EPFA, FIFA, Portuguese FA, Benfica Foundation, iWorkinSport, Nova SBE University, City of Oeiras, Stone Soup Consulting, Surf Addict Adapted Surf Association, Surf Social Wave, UEFA and Very Cool Events