*** The 2018 program year application for Year 1 is now open.
Please click on the link to apply here. ***
Welcome Year 1 Golden LEAF
Congratulations on your Golden LEAF Scholarship. Being a recipient of this scholarship says something about you, your goals, work ethic, and desire to better yourself through education and hard work. The Golden LEAF Foundation believes in you and wants to see scholars gain an edge by getting real world work experience while in school, connect to a network of people working to improve rural NC, and develop leadership skills to reach your full potential. This is why the Golden LEAF Scholars Leadership Program was created.
As a Golden LEAF Scholarship recipient, you are invited to apply for this exciting leadership development program. The skills and knowledge you develop through this program will apply throughout college, your career, and life!
The Golden LEAF Leadership Program awards a stipend of $2,800 to each participant who is accepted and completes the program requirements.
This is a competitive application process and requires a commitment to attend all events.
Opening Leadership Conference – January 12-14 (MLK Holiday Weekend)
Program Coaching Calls – February through August 2018
Summer Internship Experience – May 30, 2018 through August 11, 2018
Closing Leadership Conference – August 31-September 2 (Labor Day Weekend)
This six week paid summer internship experience can flex around summer school schedules and can occur anytime between
May 30 and August 11, 2018. Internships may exceed six weeks with program permission.
This unique program is only open to Golden LEAF Scholarship recipients.
ALL APPLICATIONS FOR 2018 MUST BE SUBMITTED BY
NOVEMBER 10, 2017
Need More Info?
Please check out the “About the Program” tab for more details about the program. Click on FAQ in the upper left side bar to find answers to your questions. If you still have a question or would like to speak with someone about the program, please contact:
Julie Griffin: (336) 286–4412, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jayke Hamill: (336) 286–4243, email@example.com
Robert Matthews: (336) 286–4443, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeffrey Tanner: (336) 286–4045, email@example.com
Margaret Whitt: (336) 286–4335, firstname.lastname@example.org
They will be happy to hear from you, answer any questions, or talk with you to see if the program is right for you.