become a leader-in-training

LIT for summer


7th - 10th Graders 

Leader-in-Training Program

Our Leader-in-Training Program is open to girls in 7th - 10th grades. It is an awesome opportunity for girls to learn valuable professional skills, be a great role model,  increase their exposure and love for STEM fields. 


What You’ll Gain

-$75.00 per week stipend.

-LIT T-Shirt

-Leadership skills

-Leadership certificate

-Letter of recommendation (upon request) for future employment, student government, scholarships or college admission.  

-Teaching skills

-Counseling skills

-Community service

-Priority paid internship and future job placement as a Camp early as your 11th grade year.

-Connections, Friendships, Relationships, Growth!


Who’s Eligible

-Girls entering 7th - 10th grades

-Girls exhibiting good character, adaptability, enthusiasm, sense of humor, patience and self control.


What’s Expected

-A minimum of a 2 week commitment from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

-Completion of a mandatory 4 hour training session.

-LIT’s are expected to behave in an appropriate manner without significant staff direction and supervision.

-Reliable transportation

-LIT's not meeting expectations will be asked to not return to additional sessions. 

Typical day as a LIT

Daily pre-camp leadership lessons, setting up basecamp, greeting campers, helping campers with projects,

creating camp culture, helping campers with conflict management, facilitating group conversations and managing peer relations.

Okay...I’m in! What’s next?

Apply here  All applications due by Saturday, May 14, 2022. LIT decisions will be made by Wednesday, May, 25, 2022 and should you be selected, we will be in contact with many more details.