This leadership camp is designed specifically to foster highly motivated students who want to be change-makers and make a difference. Participation in this three-week experience will help students write compelling narratives to support their applications for competitive high schools and colleges, scholarship and shark tank pitches.
Students will engage in identifying unmet needs within the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals. They will work in teams doing research, ideation through product development and pitch a solution at the end of the session. During the program students will visit sites to learn sustainability methodologies and will have guest speakers to understand more about sustainability. The farm will provide students first hand experiences with sustainability development, conservation stewardship activities and planning for a circular economy and mentorship from leaders from various allied industries.
Before you start your application, you need to have the following:
One letter of recommendation from current teacher or mentor.
The last section of the application includes three short essays (250 words) that will help strengthen your application. You will be asked to upload a file to complete the application.
What issues truly motivate you and why?
What role does social media play in your life? Write about its influence or lack of.
What is the greatest threat to our environment?