Youth Leadership Wake Forest
Sponsored by the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce, the goal of Youth Leadership Wake Forest is to assist high school students in developing strong leadership skills, civic awareness, networking skills and provide them with an opportunity to interact with local business leaders. Students will enhance their communication skills as well as presentation skills while exposed to a variety of topics such as: local government, economic development, entrepreneurship and wellness.
- Be a rising sophomore or junior
- Have a minimum of 2.0 or (C) GPA
- Complete a Youth Leadership Wake Forest application and interview with a panel
- Provide at least 3 references: 2 from school and 1 from a community member
Applications for Youth Leadership Wake Forest are due on February 23rd for the upcoming school year. The Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce Selection Committee reviews all applications and notifies the school once students are chosen.
The application process occurs annual each spring. All applications should be turned into the Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce. Electronic applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. See application form provided below. Interviews for this program will occur in April. All students will be notified of acceptance by May 1st.
For more details on the application process, please visit the Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce below:
Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce