Experience an intensive week-long residential leadership program with  21st Century Leaders. 21CL offers three exclusive summer leadership institutes, expanding your leadership skills and exposing you to various businesses and industries throughout the state of Georgia. Each leadership institute will engage you through interactive workshops, corporate tours, round-tables with business leaders, and team-building exercises. Plus, you’ll have the time of your life while living on a college-campus, expanding your skills and meeting a diverse group of students from all across the state!

Start your leadership journey with one of our three Summer Leadership Institutes listed below:


SYLI is a week-long dynamic and business-focused leadership development program at the Goizueta Business School on the campus of Emory University in which 21CL students learn essential leadership, business, and networking skills with professionals from some of the Georgia’s leading companies.

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Earthcare: The Leadership Challenge for the 21st Century is a week-long environment-focused leadership development program held on a college campus in which 21CL students are exposed to various environmental and leadership challenges through interactive workshops, tours, and round-table sessions with Georgia Power business leaders.

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Youth Media Institute

Youth Media Institute is a week-long media-related program focused on leadership development in which 21CL students are exposed to the future of the media industry through interactive workshops, tours, round-table sessions, team-building and diversity exercises, and professional development opportunities.

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