NMAI Youth Leadership Council (YLC) Program Application
The Youth Leadership Council(YLC) at the National Museum of the American Indian, New York is a volunteer and youth development program for high school and college students ages 15-24. LEARN from cool exhibitions, museum staff, artists, and cultural experts to deepen your knowledge of indigenous culture, art, and history!
PRACTICEcreative and career-readiness skills while working with kids and families during our fun “1stand 3rdSaturday Art + Tech Labs”. Collaborate and take the LEADwith other YLCs to plan your own workshop or event at the museum centered in indigenous knowledge, perspectives, and contemporary issues. Be part of an awesome community committed to transforming how and what Americans are taught about Native people and cultures!
YLCs must commit to one school year: October 2018 – June 2019, including:
YLC Applicants should be:
Please complete application and email to Joy Liu (Liuj@si.edu)– you may also request an email version from firstname.lastname@example.org
First Name Only: ____________________________ Age:_____ Email: ___________________ Cell: ______________
School: __________________________________ Grade/Year: __________ Major: ___________________________
___Training and Meetings every 1stThursday of the month, @4–6:30pm
___Every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month October 2018 – June 2019 for 3 hour shifts!
Emergency Contact Name: ___________________Relationship:________________Phone:__________
Applicants under 18 years old:
To parents/guardians, you acknowledge that your child has applied and reviewed the information above. We will be contacting you and your child with program acceptance and information by August 16, 2018.
Please contact Joy Liu, Education Specialist 212-514-3710 / email@example.com any questions or concerns.
Guardian Name: _______________________________ Guardian Phone Number:__________________________ Guardian Email:_______________________________
Guardian Signature:_________________________________________ Date:_______________________