Here are some important things you need to do before completing this form:
1. Discuss the decision to apply to the National Youth Leadership Council (NYLC) with a parent(s)/ guardian. If you are offered a spot on the 2021 NYLC council your parent or guardian must compelete a NYLC Parent/Guardian Acknowledgement form.
2. Decide and talk to the person who will be completing your recommendation form. You will be asked for their email and supplied a web address where they can go to complete this process. Please advise your recommender that it is a simple online form. No prep work or letter is required. It is your responsibility to make sure that they are on top of your form. This is a mandatory step in this process.
3. As part of this application, we ask that you provide a creative piece. You are free to provide any type of creative submission. Past entries have included project videos, photo/visual scrap books, writing samples, and links to performance pieces. Be prepared to submit your creative peice.
THIS APPLICATION IS ESTIMATED TO TAKE ABOUT 45 MINUTES.
This form has been set up to autosave. Trust this technology at your own peril. Consider composing essay responses in a word document to copy and paste into the application and avoid losing your work.
This opportunity is for U.S. based change-makers.
Applications will only be considered if they are complete. A complete application includes, a recommendation form, and a creative submission.
Applications are due October 15, 2020.