Junior Leadership Johnston

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Junior Leadership Johnston is a program to assist emerging youth in their efforts to prepare for leadership positions in business, community, education and government affairs.

Program Specifics

  • At least one student (current sophomore) will be selected from each of the Johnston County High Schools, including Neuse Charter School and Johnston County Home Schools.
  • The summer program will be held June 17-21, 2019
  • A mandatory orientation will be held prior to the program week to familiarize parents/guardians/participants with the specifics of the program.
  • There are five days of programmed activities. Attendance the entire week is required to complete the program.
  • There will be classroom exercises each day and tours of local businesses/agencies as well as panel discussions.
  • Students will work in teams to produce a project related to the week of activities to be presented at the award banquet on Friday evening.
  • Thanks to the generosity of Duke Energy sponsoring the program, there is NO COST to participate.

Participant Criteria

  • Must be a current sophomore (rising junior) in high school
  • Must have a A/B grade average
  • Must attend one of the nine public high schools, Neuse Charter School or be home schooled in Johnston County
  • Must participate in all sessions of the program if selected

Must complete and submit an application with a reference letter to:
Junior Leadership Advisory Board
135 Best Wood Drive
Clayton, NC 27520

Applications are due no later than March 22, 2019.

For other inquires or additional questions, contact Joy Callahan at (919) 209-2027 or jtcallahan@johnstoncc.edu

2017 Junior Leadership Johnston Members
2017 Junior Leadership Johnston members


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