Program Requirements

Each participant must:

  • be a high school junior at time of entry
  • have a 3.0 GPA
  • have served in two (2) positions of elected or appointed leadership
  • be an overall exemplary citizen

Students are nominated by their teachers and counselors to participate in the program. Students’ applications are then evaluated by the LTYS committee.

Students accepted into the program will then participate in a photography session designed to highlight their interests and activities. There is no charge for the photography session.

LTYS Applications are available in the following formats:

Note: Applications must be typed or written in ink.

National Council on Youth Leadership