The deadline for submission is Friday, February 21, 2020

Are you a high school student who wants to learn how to be an effective advocate for yourself, your school, and your community?

Then Join CCC’s YouthAction Community Leadership Course!

Every fall and spring, 25 high school students from throughout all five boroughs of New York City participate in the YCLC—an after-school program for high school students interested in learning the tools of effective advocacy and how to make positive changes in their communities.

The YCLC is a FREE 9-week course that meets on Monday afternoons from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at CCC’s office located at 14 Wall St. in Manhattan.
 
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* 1.
Please review the Spring 2020 YCLC Calendar.
Note that all YCLC sessions take place on Monday from 4 – 7 PM.

Spring 2020 YCLC Course Calendar
March 9
March 16
March 23
March 30
April 6
April 13 - NO SESSION
April 20
April 27
May 4
May 11

Please indicate whether or not you are able to commit to all 9 sessions.

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* 2. Will you be able to arrive at CCC's office, located at 14 Wall Street in Manhattan, by 4:00pm on the dates that the YCLC is in session?

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* 3. During certain sessions students will go on field trips to conduct research throughout the five boroughs. Students and guardians will be notified at least a week in advance of any travel plans. Students will be chaperoned on all field trips. Subway travel costs will be covered.  At the conclusion of the trip, participants will be dismissed from the subway stop closest the location of our field trip. 

Please indicate how comfortable you and your family are with you traveling home alone on the subway.

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* 4. We use e-mail to contact students and share important information. Will you be able to check your e-mail each week?

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* 5. Tell us about yourself!

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* 6. What is your gender identity?

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* 7. What are your preferred pronouns?

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* 8. Please provide contact information for your parent/guardian.

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* 9. What grade are you in?

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* 10. What school do you attend?

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* 11. What TYPE of school do you attend?

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* 12. Please list the extra-curricular activities, jobs, and/or volunteer work in which you participate.

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* 13. What would you like to get out of the YouthAction Community Leadership Course?

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* 14. What do you think you can contribute to the YouthAction Community Leadership Course?

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* 15. Have you thought about what you want to do after high school? Please describe your goals and aspirations.

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* 16. In your opinion, what are two of the biggest challenges facing teens living in New York City today? What evidence do you see in your own life, which leads you to believe this is so?

Thank you for your application! We'll be in touch during the week of February 24th to let you know the status of your application.

**Please note: If you are accepted into the program, you will be required to submit a parent/guardian permission slip to confirm your spot in the course**

Don't forget to click "Done" to submit your application!
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