Application and Nomination Process
**Applications for Camp LEAD 2015 have closed. All notifications will go out to those that applied for the Camp by Wednesday, May 13, 2015.
Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8, 2015. Selected individuals will be notified by Wednesday, May 13, 2015.
To attend Camp L.E.A.D., students must complete an application, a recommendation form, and a 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 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 is not returned by the April 8th application deadline, then your application will not be considered.
High School Information Form
After submitting the application for Camp L.E.A.D., you will receive a confirmation e-mail to the address you listed on your application. In that e-mail, we will attach a high school information form that needs to be completed by a high school counselor/registrar and e-mailed back to firstname.lastname@example.org. If this form is not returned by the April 8th application deadline, then your application will not be considered.
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 2015.
- Academic Performance – Applicants will be evaluated on their high school performance and will be asked to submit their ACT/SAT test scores (only if you have tested)
- 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.
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 2015. As identified earlier, criteria for being selected focuses on a combination of the applicant’s leadership potential, comprehensive school performance and personal resolve.
For additional information, contact Camp L.E.A.D. or Rex Oliver at (214) 630-8324.