WV Sheriffs' Youth Leadership Academy

West Liberty University Wheeling Ohio County WV July 07 – July 12, 2019

 

Application

Submission Students who will graduate from the 8 th grade this year and enter the 9 th grade in the fall of 2019 are eligible to apply for a cadet position at the WV Sheriffs’ Youth Leadership Academy. Junior and Senior Counselors are Cadets who formerly attended the YLA that desire to return and staff the Academy Camp may apply but not be guaranteed acceptance. The attached application must be completed and postmarked to the WV Sheriffs' Association by Friday, May 3, 2019. This applies to ALL applicants.

Senior Counselors are expected to arrive at camp by 9:00am, Sunday, July 7th to help Staff with camp preparation and registration. If you cannot make it by 10:00am please indicate so on this application so we can know when to expect you!

Junior Counselors are expected to arrive at camp by 11:00am, Sunday, July 7th to register and help Seniors and Staff with preparation and registration of new cadets. If you cannot make it by 1:00pm please indicate so on this application so we can know when to expect you!

Cadets are expected to begin their arrival at camp at 1:00 p.m., Sunday, July 7 th to register, obtain materials, schedules, and receive District assignments, ID and housing assignments

Applications are reviewed, and cadets are selected by the WV Sheriffs’ Youth Leadership Academy staff. No more than 180 students will be selected to attend the Academy. Students not chosen to attend the Academy may be selected as alternates. The selection of Academy participants is made on an equal opportunity basis without regard to race, creed, religion, color, gender or national origin. Applicants will be notified regarding their Academy selection by June 1, 2019.

To apply for the 2019 WV Sheriffs’ Youth Leadership Academy, please complete the information below and mail by Friday, May 3, 2019 to:

Ohio County Sheriff Department

Attn: Sheriff Howard

51 16th Ave

Wheeling, WV 26003

 

f you have any questions about the WV Sheriffs’ Youth Leadership Academy, please call Rodney at the WV Sheriffs' Association, (304) 345-2232 or email: rmiller@wvsheriff.org .

 

INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL BE IMMEDIATELY REJECTED.

 

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