Applicants are encouraged to consider the following: The Junior Leadership Cherokee program begins with orientation in September and ends with graduation in May. Sessions are one full school day. Attendance is expected for all sessions for graduation. Absences will be reviewed by
the Board of Regents to determine whether they will be excused. Participants are expected to take part in all required program enrichment activities. Failure to complete required activities will prevent the participant from successful completion of the program.
YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE JUDGED BASED ON ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT,
PARTICIPATION IN SCHOOL AND NON-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES, PRESENTATION, AND LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION. INCOMPLETE OR LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.