STUDENTS AGAINST VIOLENCE LEADERSHIP ACA
When young people rise up, amazing things can happen...
Our Mission: Develop youth to use their voice, become critical thinkers and positively influence social change
Goals:
  • Encourage youth to create solutions
  • Encourage youth to bridge the gap between themselves and their communities
  • Cultivate a greater awareness for health & wellness
Requirements:
  1. Rising 8th-10th graders (non-traditional and home schooled students also accepted)
  2. Student must be able to commit to virtual weekly evening seminars from 7:00pm-8:15pm
  • May: 11,18, 25

  • June: 1,8,15,22,29

  • July: 6,13, 20, 27

  1. Student must have two (2) letters of recommendation
    • 1 from a peer​
    • 1 from an adult
  2. Student must submit either:
    • A 250 word essay, a 3 minute video, OR a PowerPoint (7 slide minimum) on the topic why youth voice matters OR how youth can change their community
  3. The desire to make a difference in your community.
Limited to 25 youth participants
To Apply:

Click here to access the online application by May 7, 2021