Rising Fifth- through Twelve-graders with a minimum 2.0 GPA (C Average) are eligible for participation in this program.
Note: Movement of Youth prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, martial status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal; or because all or part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program.
The Movement of Youth program will provide selected students with:
- Team Mentoring to help with the achievement of long-term goals and aspirations. College students from across the country apply annually to become mentors and friends for students in the Movement of Youth program. These close relationships provide students with access to a student scholar who offers knowledge about how to successfully apply to access to a student scholar who offers knowledge about how to successfully apply to and excel in college.
-Leadership Academy sessions twice a month during the school year. These activities are fun and are built to challenge students in various ways intellectually, physically and socially.
-In-state and out-of-state College Tours (see video below) to expose participants to college life.
-A variety of Summer Enrichment Academies to reinforce knowledge learned at Saturday Academy sessions during the regular school year.
-Opportunities for international travel via the J.U.S.T. Global Fellowship.
-Assistance applying for college scholarships, including the Tyreic E. Hemphill Memorial Scholarship.
For more information about about the application process, please call (800) 956-3820 or e-mail us at email@example.com.