Come join us for the
Application deadline for the next round of interviews is April 26, 2013.
Youth Corps is a leadership experience unlike any other in the county.
Find out why outstanding students are saying,
“This has impacted me more than anything I have done in my life!”
Rising 9th and 10th grade students (current 8th & 9th graders) can apply for the 2013-2014 year.
Don’t wait… only 36 students are selected for this electrifying experience.
You can also still nominate students. Our last round of nominations will be open until March 8th.
Our address, fax, and email are at the Contact tab. Or you can nominate students online.
See below. You can nominate as many students as you desire.
To nominate a student online
What do various valedictorians, athletes of the year, student body presidents, teen board members, team captains,
and other outstanding students and student leaders have in common?
They have graduated from Youth Corps!
“You will never begin to understand how much this year has changed my
life. From swinging from the top of a telephone pole to visiting DJJ to
starting my own business, Youth Corps has definitely brought me out of
my comfort zone.”
- V. Lockett
"My experience with Youth Corps can be summed up in one word… UNFORGETTABLE."
'05-'06 Youth Corps student
- K. Yeh, Youth Corps Alumnus,
Graduated Valedictorian-Dreher H.S.
Preparing Tomorrow's Leaders Today
Youth Corps is a leadership training experience
for 36 outstanding 9th and 10th grade students in the Midlands (Richland
& Lexington counties). The 2013-2014 class will begin August 2013 and will end May 2014.
In Youth Corps, participants will experience
nine different areas (modules) in which they will gain exposure
and opportunity. Each module is led by top community leaders
and will last one month; the students participate in about 12
hours per month.
In Youth Corps, you will…
- Start your own business
- Lead a community service project
- Help victims of crime
- Support actual legislation at the State House
- Discover careers of your interest
- Interact with the world of journalism
- Gain money management skills
- Explore the arts & culture
- Develop as a leader
… and make a difference in your community!
Youth Corps... for male and female students in the 9th and 10th grade for the 2013-2014 school year. Don't miss out on the experience.
Application deadline for the next round of interviews is April 26. 2013.
"I would not be where I am today if it were not for Youth Corps."
D.J., Youth Corps alumnus, recent graduate of Clemson University