Apply Now: Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp

Calling All Sophomores and Juniors: Apply to Attend Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp Today!

Kanza Cooperative Association is excited to partner again with the Kansas Cooperative Council (KCC) to provide leadership and cooperative education opportunity to a local high school youth. This year Kanza will be sponsoring a current sophomore or junior to attend the Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp being held in Steamboat Springs, CO July 15-21.

Kanza will cover lodging, food and registration for the camp and may provide transportation to camp bus pick-up location as needed. This opportunity is open to current high school sophomores and juniors who live in Barber, Butler, Edwards, Harvey, Kingman, Kiowa, Pratt, Reno, Sedgwick and Stafford counties. Interested candidates may submit an application and supporting documents by February 15 using the link below. Applicants will be contacted in February for an interview.

Check out the Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp Brochure to learn about the awesome learning and cool experiences that await our representative to the camp.

Health & Safety Note: The safety of our students and chaperones is our top priority. If the Cooperative Youth Leadership Camp organizers feel that travel is unsafe due to concerns with the coronavirus or any other health issue, acts of terrorism, disaster, civil disorder, or curtailment of transportation facilities, then the trip will be canceled.

What information is required for the application?

  1. Fillable PDF Application (don’t forget to save this file first and then complete it!)
  2. Resume
  3. Up to 500 words on one of the following topics:
  • How do cooperatives bring value to their members in the modern world?
  • Leadership: What does it mean to you? How are you working to develop it?
  • How do you show concern for your community?