Are you a high school student with a fire inside you, urging you to lead? Maybe you’ve got your leadership style figured out, but possibly you’re still trying to find it. Hear us: you can lead! As the nation’s oldest private military college, Norwich University knows leadership, and we understand there are many ways to lead. If you are a young person who wants to lead, we invite you to explore our leadership programs. Let us be part of your journey. Let us help set you on the path to becoming the leader you want to be.
January 22 - 24, 2021
March 26 - 28, 2021
Youth Leadership Conference - Virtual (YLC-V) is a nationally recognized, Military Order of the World Wars-sponsored program for high school students seeking to improve leadership skills and learn about the U.S. government and civic responsibility. The conference, which takes place on selected weekends during the winter months, encompasses hands-on participation in activities based on the U.S. Constitution, personal finance, the free enterprise system, the U.S. Supreme Court, effective communications, and leadership.
December 4 - 6, 2020
February 19 - 21, 2021
LCW-V is an intense, weekend program for high school students seeking to gain insight on teamwork, leadership, and effective communications. Students will interact and receive a crash course on how to apply for college, the federal service academies, ROTC scholarships, financial aid and much more.
FLC-V is a 5-day summertime virtual experience that builds understanding of small-group leadership techniques, leadership ethics, teamwork, problem-solving, and communication.
Participants will encounter challenge, excitement, and fun. Activities include physical fitness, leadership, drill and ceremony, webinar instruction, practical exercises, and more. Teams are led by current Norwich University students and professional leaders to ensure expert instruction and a life-changing experience. Each participant will have the opportunity to practice their new leadership skills as team leader of the day.
Future Leader Camp – Virtual is Monday, July 12, 2021 thru Friday, July 16, 2021. Each day is from 8:00AM to 5:00 PM EST.
Registration is Open now and Registration will end on July 5th, 2021 at 4:00pm EST.
Applications are welcome from high school students who have completed 9th grade thru 11thth grade. Graduated 12th grade students who are incoming rooks with a paid deposit to Norwich University are also eligible.
A complete application includes:
Download and set up free accounts for both “GoToMeeting” and “Discord”. Both systems will be used. Zoom may also be required.
Internet Connection: 1Mbps or better (broadband recommended).
It is recommended that a desktop or laptop computer is used. Tablets tend to experience more issues.
It is recommended but not required to have more than one screen. Two is optimal.
There may be other software required to participate in some team building exercise that is at a cost to Norwich and free to you, if you don’t already have it (i.e. Steam). Soon after registration closes we will facilitate with you on how to obtain the paid software.
GoToMeeting Software Requirements:
- Windows 7 on up for Windows based computers
- OSX 10.10(Yosemite) on up for Mac based systems
- 1Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
- GoToMeeting desktop app
- 2GB or more of RAM
- Microphone and speakers or headset equivalent
Discord Software Requirements:
- 2GB minimum
- NVIDIA GeForce 6200 or AMD RADEON 9550 minimum or higher
- Windows 7,8,or 10 for Windows based computers
- MacOS 10.10(Yosemite) on up for Mac based systems
Cost is $200 per participant and is nonrefundable. Payment is due with registration.