CampNow – Summer Youth Leadership Academy2019-02-20T17:36:40+00:00

Project Description

CampNow Summer Youth Leadership Academy June 17 – 28, 2019

The King Center is accepting Nominations and Applications for our Summer Youth Leadership Academy
June 17-28

The Leadership Academy is designed to develop leaders who have the skills to positively influence and impact their peers and their communities using the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The intense two week on campus experience prepares youth, ages 13 – 18, to be influential leaders and change agents for their schools, communities and the world.

The two week camp includes:

  • A Civil Rights tour of Alabama
  • Small group facilitation
  • Interactive modules
  • Learn to code
  • Create nonviolent video games & apps
  • Produce short films and music videos
  • Learn to utilize Dr. King’s principles to combat bullying
  • A 12 month follow-up plan with monthly in-person and virtual meetings

The Leadership Academy fee is $350.

Nominate a student for the Academy here: Nomination Form

Register your student for the Academy here: Application

(A non-refundable deposit of $25.00 is required for each application.)

Apply for a scholarship to attend the Academy here: Scholarship Application


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