The California Youth Think Tank (CYTT) offers a week-long residence program on the USC campus. The Leadership Bootcamp accepts students in grades 9 – 12 where they will attend daily workshops and participate in a variety of challenging activities and events, including public speaking, team debates, lively panel discussions, field trips, academic competition, Open Mic Talks, and collaborate with other dynamic youth leaders on special projects.
The summer program runs from June 21 – June 27, 2020. The cost to attend is standard fee of $800 or a $300 reduced fee. Reduced rates are for students who participate in a Free & Reduced Lunch program or Need-based scholarship recipients who attend a private school. Verification is required.
The cost includes:
- college dorm housing
- bed linen, blanket & pillow
- 3 daily buffet-style meals
- comprehensive training program
- educational materials & supplies
- access to campus facilities
- field trip transportation
- trophies & awards
- T-shirts & tote bags
- College letters of recommendation
Deadline to apply is March 7, 2020.