about Youth Leadership Broward
Now in its 28th year, Youth Leadership Broward (YLB), is a nine-month program that provides an opportunity for students to gain real-life experiences through interactions with community leaders from businesses, government agencies, and civic organizations; develop essential leadership skills such as team building, conflict resolution, time management, public speaking and goal setting; and impact the community through a service project. Each year, fifty-five current high school sophomores from across Broward County are selected to participate in this program during their junior year.
Applications are open to all current sophomores attending a Broward County public or private high school who meet the following criteria:
The cost of the program is $600 and covers all program costs including bus transportation and lunch on each of the days. Financial aid is available based on need.
How to Apply
Application materials for YLB Class XXIX will be available January 5, 2015.
Contact Laura McRell, Manager of Communications & Youth Programs, at (954) 767-8866 or email@example.com.