Application and Nomination Process
The application is now closed. Selected individuals will be notified mid-May 2017.
To attend Camp L.E.A.D., students must complete an application, a recommendation form, and a high school information form.
To be considered in the review process, students must meet the following requirements:
- Grade level – Applicants must be an incoming senior in the fall of 2017.
- Academic Performance – Student's high school counselor will need to submit an internal form regarding student's academic performance. Student is also asked to self-report ACT/SAT test scores. If you have not tested on the ACT/SAT test yet, you can leave that portion of the application blank.
- Community Involvement – Must be an active member of the community and involved in extracurricular activities
- Leadership – Applicants must have a proven desire to be leaders.
After submitting the application, you will need to click on the 'My Applications' tab at the top. Next to your submitted Camp L.E.A.D. application, click on 'View' under supplemental items. There, you will enter an e-mail address for the person giving you a recommendation. The system will automatically send the recommender a form to fill out and return back to us. Please notify the person you've selected that they will receive an e-mail after you've completed the application. If this form, and the High School Information Form (below), are not submitted by the Friday, March 31st deadline, then your application will not be considered.
High School Information Form
After submitting the application, you will need to click on the 'My Applications' tab at the top. Next to your submitted Camp L.E.A.D. application, click on 'View' under supplemental items. There, you will enter the email address of your high school counselor. The system will automatically send your counselor a form to fill out and submit back to us. Please notify your counselor that they will be receiving an email from us. If this form, and the Recommendation Form, are not submitted by Friday, March 31st, then your application will not be considered.
The Camp L.E.A.D. selection committee will review all applications after the submission
deadline. All applicants must be students that are entering their senior year in high
school in the fall of 2017. As identified earlier, criteria for being selected focuses
on a combination of the applicant's leadership potential, comprehensive school performance
and personal resolve.