Junior Leadership Johnston County
Junior Leadership Johnston is a program to assist emerging youth in their efforts to prepare for
Leadership positions in business, community, education and government affairs.
*At least one student will be selected from each high school.
*The summer program will be held June 18-22, 2018
*A mandatory orientation will be held prior to the program week to familiarize parents/guardians
with the specifics of the program.
*There will be five days of programmed activities including (but not limited to):
*There will be classroom exercises each day (self-assessments, teambuilding, communications,
ethics, etiquette, presentation skills, etc.) and tours of local businesses/agencies as well as panel
*Students will work in teams to produce a project related to the week of activities, to be
presented at the banquet on June 22, 2018.
*Must be a current sophomore (rising junior for 2018-2019 school year)
*Must have a A/B grade average
*Must attend one of the nine public high schools, Neuse Charter School or be home schooled in
*Must participate in all sessions if selected
*Must complete application electronically and submit application and reference letter to:
Junior Leadership Johnston Advisory Board
135 Best Wood Drive
Clayton, NC 27520
Participants will receive a binder of materials, lunch provided each day, a t-shirt as well as a
certificate of completion at the end of the week-long program.
Participants MUST agree to attend ALL 5 days of the summer program and the banquet to
graduate with a certificate from the program.
For questions or concerns regarding the application, contact your Career Development
Coordinator (CDC) at your Johnston County high school.
For other inquires or additional questions, contact Joy Callahan at 919-209-2027.
The deadline to submit an application is March 20, 2018.