The application period for the 2017 Youth Leadership Program is now open.

Please keep in mind the important dates associated with participating in the Youth Leadership Program. Spots are limited!

  • Intern applications are due March 31, 2017
  • Selected applicants will be notified via email on or before May 1, 2017
  • Program begins on June 15, 2017 and concludes July 28, 2017

Steps to apply and confirm your participation in the 2017 Youth Leadership Program:

  • Complete the online application by clicking on the link below.
  • Check your email for an acceptance letter to be sent by May 1, 2017
  • Confirm your participation via email/survey and register for Leadership Academy Session I (June 15-16, 2017)

Please read through the application and FAQs before getting started. Ready to apply? Begin your application by clicking below!

Not ready to apply just yet? Have some questions? Check out our FAQs or contact us via email at grants@ncinitiative.org.  Let us know what questions you have, and our program facilitators will get in touch with you!

For more information about the program and a paper application, check out the links below:
2017 Student Information and Application Packet
2017 Host Org Information and Application Packet

Many thanks to our sponsors

BB&T Oak Foundation Z Smith Reynolds Foundation Wells Fargo Triangle Community Foundation PNC Suntrust Kate B Reynolds Charitable Trust NeighborWorks America