Student Eligibility — Rising Juniors or Seniors (class of 2021 and 2022); must have at least a 3.0 GPA; must be a current TRIO participant. Only 180 students will be accepted into the program. We aim to provide students from all states and American territories the opportunity to immerse themselves in a premier leadership experience; therefore, we will only accept 4 students per institution.
Because of high demand of student participation in NSLC. The student application link will be sent to the nominator upon the completion of this form and is to be completed by the student. Student applications must be submitted by March 1st, 2o2o. Once applications are submitted and reviewed, students and advisors will be notified by April 1st, 2020. The updated application process will include:
- Student Essay: What is an issue of concern in your neighborhood or high school? What can you do in the next year to effect change? (300 – 500 words)
- 1 Teacher recommendation
- 1 Resume
Fees and Transportation--The registration fee is $1,350, which includes housing, meals, admission fees for tours, NSLC T-shirts, and transportation while the student is in Washington, DC. Programs are responsible for providing transportation for students to Washington, DC. Students must arrive in Washington, DC, by no later than 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 13, 2020, at DCA Airport or Union Station. The registration fee is an allowable project expense (OMB Circular A-21/A-122).
*For students who do not meet the GPA requirement but would benefit greatly from participating in NSLC, please contact email@example.com.
Before you begin your nomination, please make sure you have the following items:
- Student Contact Information
- Student= Cell Phone Number/Email
- Parent= Cell Phone Number/Email
- Student GPA/ T-shirt Size
Registration Closes Friday, March 1, 2020 or when we reach our capacity.