• Information regarding summer opportunities and programs for students will be available here for students and parents to access throughout the school year. 

  • yovaso

    Is looking for exemplary students to serve as Youth Leaders for their Summer Leadership Retreat (SLR) at James Madison University on July 14-17, 2022. 
    Youth Leaders are students assigned to lead a team of about 10-15 students during our SLR. They are tasked with ensuring their team's participation, punctuality, and understanding of retreat rules/guidelines. Youth leaders should be dedicated to YOVASO's mission of peer-to-peer education as well as willing to have tons of fun and bring an excited spirit to our Summer Leadership Retreat! 
    Youth Leader applicants must be going into 10th grade or above for the 2022-2023 school year.
    • All chosen Youth Leaders must attend our spring weekend training where we will equip them with the skills and knowledge needed to successfully fulfill their role. This year, the spring training will be held in Blackstone, VA on the weekend of May 21-22, 2022. Also, all Youth Leaders will be required to arrive for the Summer Leadership Retreat 1-day early to help troopers and YOVASO staff set up for the retreat. So, all youth leaders will arrive at JMU on July 13, and stay until the end of the retreat on July 17. 
    • All applicants are required to submit a Letter of Recommendation.


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