Application Period: April 19 – May 19, 2021
All applications must be submitted by Wednesday, May 19, 2021 to be eligible for the program.
Date: June 28, 2021 – July 23, 2021
Note: The Junior Recreation leaders are expected to participate in all program activities throughout the course of the program, so they should keep their schedules open for the allotted time. This will include 2 all-day orientations during the week of June 21st.
Location: Antioch, CA
Program description: The Junior Recreation Leadership Program is a leadership development opportunity for Antioch youth, ages 13-15. This professional and training experience will take place in Antioch, CA from June 28- July 23, 2021.
The program employs a highly interactive approach both in workshops and in a range of public and community settings. Through engaging activities, youth participants will better understand civic participation and use this opportunity to become contributing members in their communities. The program is a training and introduction to the workforce. One of the goals is to provide participants with the skills to be leaders. They must complete a required post-program service project in their local community. This program is fully funded by the City of Antioch Parks and Recreation Department.
The safety of participants and our communities is our number one priority. Masks must always be worn, and social distancing guidelines must be adhered to.
We encourage people with disabilities and diverse backgrounds to apply. Opportunities are open to people regardless of their race, color, national origin, sex, religion, socioeconomic status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity.
The application consists of an online written application. The information you provide in the written application will be used to select finalists for this program. Please read all instructions and submit application completely.
Online written application
Follow these steps to complete the application by midnight (PST) on Wednesday, May 19, 2021
We DO NOT recommend that you ask a family member or friend to write a letter for you.
Note: Both you and your parent(s) or legal guardian(s) must sign (by hand or a digital signature) this form. Names typed on a computer will not be accepted.
Complete the personal information and essay questions asked on the application. Complete and send the required Letter of Recommendation and the Signature Page with the application. You must submit your completed application by midnight (PST) on May 19, 2021. You can email, text, or drop off at the Center. For email please send to email@example.com.
Application Period: April 19 to May 19, 2021
Please send any inquiries regarding the application process to firstname.lastname@example.org.