|The Junior Leadership Manatee program is now accepting applications from high school sophomores for the 2014-2015 class. Applications must be postmarked by May 30, 2014 to be considered.
Junior Leadership is designed for teens interested in becoming future leaders by enhancing their knowledge of community resources, current issues and other factors influencing the direction of Manatee County’s future. Throughout the program participants gain special access to local business, government, agricultural and media staples in our community and learn what career and employment opportunities are available in our county.
The cost to participate is $150 for those students who meet eligibility requirements. Junior Leadership is a unique and invaluable experience students can include on their resume or college application.
For eligibility requirements and more information on the Junior Leadership Manatee program please visit the website: www.juniorleadershipmanatee.org
About Junior Leadership Manatee:
The Mission of the Junior Leadership Manatee program is to develop future community leaders by enhancing their knowledge and awareness of the present and future needs of Manatee County. The program consists of a series of six monthly sessions which will expose teens to our county’s business and government resources and give them an opportunity to meet our leaders and discuss issues affecting our community.