Application Checklist

Applications may be submitted on a rolling basis.

Completed Online Application (required)

Start a new application here.

Submit Two Letters of Recommendation (required)

We require two letters of recommendation from current or former teachers, or one from a current teacher and another from a community member with whom the student volunteered, completed service work, or some other significant activity/project outside of school.

Please ask your recommendation writers to email their letters to

Download the teacher recommendation form here.

Submit Your Transcript (required)

Please print and sign the transcript request form and give it to an advisor or school guidance counselor. Transcripts should be sent directly from the school to

Download the transcript request form here.

Complete the Parent/Guardian Survey (required)

View and complete the survey here.

Schedule an Interview (required)

We would love to have a brief 20-30 minute conversation with each student and parent/guardian once the full application is submitted so we can answer any additional questions.

Please schedule an interview at

Interviews will be conducted via Zoom.

Non-Discrimination Policy

We welcome individuals of any race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, to all rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to our participants.


Do not hesitate to reach out to our OYP program coordinator at with any questions or concerns.