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WINNER

Award of Excellence

(CA Dept. of Educ)

CALIFORNIA YOUTH THINK TANK

WINNER

Leadership Award

(Northrop Grumman)

Residence Program
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PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
 
California Youth Think Tank (CYTT) is America's premiere leadership training program for youths in grades 9-12.  This life-changing educational program helps students develop leadership and important knowledge and skills needed for success in college and every facet of their lives.
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CYTT SUMMER BOOTCAMP
Students in CYTT's summer residence program will live in a college dorm on the USC campus in Los Angeles during their training.  Students will attend daily classes and participate in variety of fun and exciting activities, including lively debates, panel discussions, team competitions, fields trips, and collaborate with other youth leaders on special projects.
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS DEVELOPED
 
  • leadership
  • critical thinking
  • effective communication
  • emotional maturity
  • problem solving
  • team debate
  • collaboration & team building
  • organization

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • USC dorm housing
  • bed linen, blanket & pillows
  • 3 daily buffet-style meals
  • comprehensive training program
  • educational supplies & materials
  • access to campus facilities
  • field trip transportation
  • trophies & awards
  • T-shirts
HOW TO APPLY
  • complete Student Application Form
  • Click HERE to Apply Now
  • participate in a personal interview

APPLICATION PERIOD HAS CLOSED

CYTT '25 Applications will be available in Jan.

 

Summer Bootcamp

Location

University of Southern California

Los Angeles

Dates

July 8th thru July 13

Participation Fee

$250

 

Note: Financial assistance is available based on individual need and grant funding.

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