2017 YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
The FBI-National Academy Associates, Inc. (FBINAA), an organization comprised of law enforcement professionals who are graduates of the FBI National Academy, Quantico, VA has invited FBI NEIA to sponsor one qualified student the opportunity to participate in an eight-day program of leadership development at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Qualifications include males and females, ages 14-16 at the start of the program who have demonstrated above average academic standards (3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale), as well as good citizenship.
Applicants must be the son, daughter, grandson, or granddaughter of an FBI NEIA member.
This exciting program is offered through the cooperation of the FBI and the generosity of the FBI National Academy Associates. The candidate selected will be sponsored (transportation and student sponsorship fees) by FBI NEIA. The counselors and instructional staff for the program consist of National Academy graduates who are members of the FBINAA and select FBI Special Agent personnel. Guest lecturers in various professional disciplines also address the students.
Although the program is not limited to young persons interested in a future career in law enforcement, interested candidates should possess a desire to gain knowledge of the American system of criminal justice, as well as ethics, leadership skills and personal development.
This year’s session of the Youth Leadership Program begins June 22, 2017 with arrival at Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC and will conclude on June 30, 2017 with departure from Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC.
Qualified young people are encouraged to complete the application, including the necessary signatures, and to submit the forms to the FBI NEIA C/O Bud McKinney, PO Box 1068, Huntersville, NC 28070. The applications should be postmarked no later than MARCH 15, 2017. The FBI NEIA selection committee will make the selection and submit all the required material to the FBINAA executive office by April 14, 2017.
Application forms are available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and requesting an application package.