FAILURE LAB 2021-22 APPLICATION APPLICATION DEADLINE: Sunday, July 18th, 2021 at 11:59PM. Failure Lab is a museum-led leadership program for Denver-area high school students. Students work with artists, museum staff, and their peers to organize exhibitions, plan events, and develop programming. Rather than focusing on achievement, Failure Lab is dedicated to developing creativity and building community, becoming a place where the risk of failure is always a possibility.The program runs concurrently with the school year. Meetings are held weekly at the museum on Wednesdays from 4–6PM. Students in Failure Lab earn up to $300/semester for their participation. Please be aware that surveys cannot be saved and returned to; the survey will time out. We recommend writing your answers in a word processing document, and copying and pasting them into this form when you are ready. Questions? Contact Alyssa Lubow: firstname.lastname@example.org OK Question Title * 1. CONTACT INFO Government Name (first and last) The name you like to be called & Pronouns (ie. Stevie, She/Her/Hers) Home Address City/Town ZIP/Postal Code Email Address (please provide an email you check regularly!) Phone Number OK Question Title * 2. PARENT/GUARDIAN INFORMATION Name Relationship Address City/Town ZIP/Postal Code Email Address Phone Number OK Question Title * 3. School OK Question Title * 4. Grade (2021-22 school year) 9th (freshman) 10th (sophomore) 11th (junior) 12th (senior) OK Question Title * 5. Who are you? Brag a bit–tell us about yourself, your interests, hobbies, dreams, pets, etc....you get the idea. OK Question Title * 6. Why are you interested in participating in Failure Lab? What do you hope to get from this experience should you be selected? OK Question Title * 7. Propose a teen program or event that you would like to see at MCA Denver. The sky is the limit! Be imaginative and descriptive. OK Question Title * 8. Teens in Failure Lab assume many roles over the course of the year as they work with artists and their peers to develop exhibitions and events. These roles may change from project to project. What kind of role(s) do you usually play when working with a group? Choose all that apply, or feel free to add your own. Maker Artist Designer Hacker Mayor Scientist Explorer Bystander Prodigy Activist Collaborator Dreamer Other (please describe) OK Question Title * 9. Teens must participate in an Applicant Day at MCA Denver in order to be considered for Failure Lab. Which date works best for you? Tuesday, July 20, 2021 | 11-2PM Thursday, July 22, 2021 | 11-2PM I am flexible and can attend either date. OK Question Title * 10. In what ways have you experienced MCA Denver (check all that apply) Visited on my own or with friends Visited with family/parent/or adult Attended an event School tour In-school presentation Applied for a leadership program (either POV, Failure Lab or MoxieMag) Attended a virtual event or workshop I have never been Teen Instagram Digital programs Other (please specify) OK Question Title * 11. How did you hear about Failure Lab? OK Questions? Contact Alyssa Lubow: email@example.com OK SUBMIT!