Do you have what it takes? Are you ready to be part of something bigger than yourself? Start by filling out the Information Request Form today and a staff member will contact you. Be sure to include your email address when prompted in the Information Request Form link below. Instructions will be emailed to you regarding the next steps in the application process.
The next class begins in July 2014. If you want to apply, first make sure you meet the basics in this "Eligibility" link:
You need to verify you qualify to apply based on where you live. View the map below to see if you qualify for Sunburst or our sister academy, Grizzly.
Now that you have cleared the basics of eligibility and where you live, here is the three step process in order to apply to Sunburst Youth Academy:
1. Complete the full APPLICATION. Incomplete applications WILL NOT be considered until they are completed. Mentor Applications can be submitted later in the application process. Click the "Cadet Application" link above left or here: www.ngycp.org/site/state/ca2/node/5003
2. The APPLICANT must attend an ORIENTATION. Parents/Guardians are encouraged to attend as well. You do not need to schedule an orientation, just arrive on time. Click the "Orientation" link above left or here for the schedule: http://www.ngycp.org/site/state/ca2/node/15067
3. You must have a PERSONAL INTERVIEW. Interview dates are only given once you turn in a completed application and attend an Orientation. The dates are given out on a first-come first-served basis when you attend Orientation. View the "Interview" link above or here http://www.ngycp.org/site/state/ca2/node/15069 for details about the interview process.
Once you have completed the above steps, the "acceptance process" begins. The Academy will review all applications and then contact each applicant on whether they have been accepted or not. The acceptance call or denial letter will be done shortly before the next class begins.
Have any questions? The best way to get an answer is:
* Find us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/sunburstyouthacademy
* Email email@example.com or call (562) 936-1759 (Para llamadas en Espanol SPC Castro (562) 936-1758.
In order to apply to the Sunburst Youth academy you must live in one of the following counties: Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego. If you live north of Los Angeles county please apply to our sister academy, Grizzly Youth Academy, at http://www.ngycp.org/site/state/ca