Leadership Programs and Internships
African Leadership Academy
Students live and learn on the beautiful African Leadership Academy campus in the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa for an intense, 10-month pre-university program building lasting friendships with Africa’s future leaders, engage in deep study of the African continent, and design and implement a community service project.
The Bronfman Youth Fellowship in Israel (BYFI)
This is a program for promising young people in the North American Jewish community to study Judaism and the Jewish world through the eyes of Israel.
Junior Statesman of America
For students interested in politics, law, economics, and philosophy, JSA is a nationally recognized program located on the campuses of five, highly selective college campuses. Students are involved in classes and sessions designed to develop their knowledge of political systems, their ability to speak and write persuasively, and their appreciation for intellectual and ethical principles.
Leadership on the Lawn at University of Virginia
UVA offers a five-day residential leadership program on the most historic part of their campus.
University of Pennsylvania Leadership Program in the Business World
Leadership in the Business World is a four-week program at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania designed to introduce talent rising high school seniors to the fundamental skills and knowledge necessary to lead in the 21st century.
This is a national education program seeking high school students as teachers and mentors.
Yale Daily News
Yale’s undergraduate newspaper offers a seven day summer internship program for aspiring journalists.