Welcome to the 21st Century Leaders Summer Application! While completing the 21st Century Leaders summer application, you will select your first preference of one of our Summer Leadership Institutes. If selected into 21st Century Leaders and one of our summer leadership institutes, you will begin your leadership journey with access to so many more opportunities throughout your high school career.

Application Requirements:

  1. Student must fill out the application in its entirety, including short-answer and essay questions.
  2. Please hit “SUBMIT” once you’ve completed the form in its entirety to ensure your application has gone through.
  3.  Recommendation Form must be submitted for the student: Please have your teacher, counselor, mentor, or work supervisor complete this separate recommendation form link on your behalf. (email or provide them with that link or send them to our website)
  4. In-Person Interviews are required for SYLI@Goizueta & Turner Voices Youth Media Institute.


If you have already attended one of our summer leadership institutes, you DO NOT need to fill out this application. Please see your email or click here to access your application forms for the summer leadership institutes.

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Applications for the 2019 summer leadership institutes are OPEN NOW:

  • March 3, 2019 — SYLI
  • March 3, 2019 – Turner Voices Youth Media Institute
  • March 17, 2019 –EarthCare