Youth Leadership Oklahoma Application
THE APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR YOUTH LEADERSHIP OKLAHOMA (YLOK) CLASS 18 WAS TUESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2017.
THE APPLICATION FOR YLOK CLASS 19 WILL OPEN IN NOVEMBER 2018.
Applicants must be high school juniors or home-schooled equivalent.
Applicants must live in Oklahoma.
Applicants must have at least a 3.25 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
Class members must attend the program week in its entirety, Sunday through Friday.
Class members must agree to abide by all Leadership Oklahoma policies and procedures.
Class members must make their own arrangements to travel to and from Oklahoma City to start and end the program. Transportation during the program is provided.
Applications must be received in the Leadership Oklahoma office no later than 5:00 p.m. on the deadline date. All applications can be submitted by mail, FED EX, UPS or hand delivered to the Leadership Oklahoma office. Emailed applications will be accepted but hard copies are preferred.
When mailing the application, please send three (3) applications to Youth Leadership Oklahoma: one (1) original and two (2) copies of the application.
Other than the one recommendation letter required and the reference form, no attachments are permitted. The recommendation letter and the reference form can be included with the application packet or sent directly to the Leadership Oklahoma office.
Applications must be typed and complete to be considered. Applicants download the application and reference form from the links above.
Please do not fold applications. They should be mailed in a 9×12 envelope.
The Youth Leadership Oklahoma selection committee will select approximately 50 participants based upon demonstrated leadership as well as gender, ethnic and geographic diversity.
Letters notifying applicants of the selection committee results will be mailed in March of the application year.
2018 GALA EVENT
CELEBRATE - LOK’s Excellence in Leadership Gala will be held April 21, 2018, at The Skirvin Hilton in Oklahoma City. The four awards to be presented at the gala include:
- The Distinguished Graduate Award
- The Business Leadership Award
- The Statewide Community Award
- The Lifetime Achievement Award
2018 LOK Links to Leadership Golf Tournament
NETWORK - Enjoy connecting with LOK members and guests on June 11, 2018 at Belmar Golf Club in Norman! Pull a team together and register to play.
CONNECT - Learn what is happening "all things LOK" each month by reading the monthly E-News.
DONATE - What makes Leadership Oklahoma successful? Many would say it is the “LOK Network” which continues to expand with the recent class graduation. Keeping the network connected is critical to the long-term success of our organization and our state. Ultimately, LOK is successful because of you and your generous donations of time, energy, ideas and resources.
LEADERS ON THE MOVE
LEAD - Leadership Oklahoma is proud to highlight its graduates in the news. If you have an item for Leaders on the Move, please email it to the LOK office - firstname.lastname@example.org.