Apply for the Summer Institute

Group meeting of social work professionals

Applications for the 2020 Summer Institute are now closed. Check back for details on applying for the 2021 Institute. 

To encourage an active exchange among professional peers and with researchers, the Summer Institute seminar is by application only as is typically limited to 30 participants. Ideal participants have several years of experience in the field of youth development and are seeking an advanced level of professional development. They are experienced professionals who hold positions enabling them to influence the training and supervision of staff, the development of program models, and the implementation of service delivery changes based on the latest advances in the field (e.g., CEO’s, program directors).

Prospective participants complete a short application and provide a current resume. Space is limited to 25 participants. Participants are expected to attend the entire week-long seminar.