JLC Application

  • Junior Leadership Columbia Applicant Information

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  • Your resume should list all of your extracurricular activities within the last three years, which may include: athletics, student government, clubs, church groups, community activities, employment, etc. For the purpose of anonymous scoring, please DO NOT include your name or identifying information on the resume.
  • Your cover letter should address why you want to participate in Junior Leadership Columbia. For the purpose of anonymous scoring, please DO NOT include your name or identifying information on the cover letter.
  • For the purpose of anonymous scoring, please DO NOT include your name on your essays. Please answer each of the following questions. Each essay should be 300 words or less. 1. Pick one character trait from the following list and tell how it relates to leadership: Advocacy, Ambition, Commitment, Courage, Creativity, Innovation, Integrity, Self-Awareness, Self-Confidence. 2. Give an example of a time when you wish you had more knowledge of leadership skills.
  • Note

    A letter of recommendation completed and submitted by an adult member of the community not related to you must be mailed, emailed, or faxed directly by the recommender to Kathryn Leeper, Program Development Coordinator. She can be reached at [email protected] or (573) 817-9113.
  • Junior Leadership Columbia Application Due by 5 p.m. on Monday, April 8, 2019

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