Melissa Bennett and Rebecca Frazier

Melissa Bennett and Rebecca Frazier
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Recruiting Young Leaders!

Are you a curious, courageous, change-the-world type teen?

Cultural Leadership offers leadership training programs for middle school, high school and Cultural Leadership alumni who are college-aged.

Registration and applications for our programs are now open. Click the links below to learn more about these opportunities!

Camp Cultural Leadership:
A three-week summer day camp with an overnight trip to Chicago or Memphis. For rising 8th-, 9th, and 10th-grade students.
High School Leadership Program:
A selective, yearlong intensive education and leadership training program. Open to rising sophomores and juniors.
College Internship Program: Paid summer internships in St. Louis with emphasis on diversity and inclusion and social justice. Open to Cultural Leadership alumni.

Race to End Racism

Join us for our 8th Annual Race to End Racism.


Program Deadlines!

High School Leadership Program

  • Preferred deadline: April 15. Applicants who make it in by this date will be considered for admittance first, and notified if they were selected for an interview by April 26.
  • Spring holiday extended deadline: May 1. Applicants who make this date will be notified about interviews by May 3.
  • Interviews will be held on May 5 at 2:00pm. Location to be shared with selected applicants.

Camp Cultural Leadership

  • To recieve financial aid: May 1
  • See the Camp Cultural Leadership page for details on reduced rates for early registration.