Leading through Learning

The Shelton Leadership Center serves NC State University by offering values-based leadership development designed to help students find direction and achieve success. The programs open to students at NC State include academic courses and leadership minors, the Shelton National Scholarship Program, the Chancellor’s Leadership Development Program, the Shelton Student Ambassadors program, the Shelton Challenge summer internship, and the Shelton Speaker Series. Every program provides research-driven and interactive values-based leadership development content that is delivered through training, events, and for-credit courses.

Contact Andrea Ramos-Lewis to learn more about programming for college students.

Course and Minors

Learn more about academic courses for students at NC State University

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Chancellor’s Leadership Development Program

Read about our Chancellor’s Leadership Development Program

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Shelton Leadership Center Scholarships

These scholarships provide unique mentoring experiences for recipients

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Meet the Shelton Scholars

These scholars remain committed to living out values-based leadership


Student Student Ambassadors

Learn about the student ambassadors program

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Become a scholarship donor

Making the world a better place one person at a time, our donors see their contributions...


Shelton Speaker Series

Learn about the seven NC State alumni who will be sharing their stories this year.

Shelton Speaker Series

Shelton Challenge Summer Internship

The Shelton Challenge hires college student summer interns each summer to assist with...

Shelton Challenge Internship

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Meet the Shelton Leadership Center summer interns! Today we are introducing Camryn Thoman, a rising senior at NCSU majoring in Sport Management and Communications. Camryn is interested in pursuing a career in marketing for a professional sports team or another organization. pic.twitter.com/MZeZcuikmC

On this Memorial Day, the Shelton Leadership Center remembers those who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving their country. pic.twitter.com/R9wkkkO1sh

#fbf Today we are looking back on a Spring 2020 Global Leadership Minor program experience from a Prague Institute classroom with Professor Vaclav on his last day with the GLM students. For more on the GLM program, feel free to visit our website prague.ncsu.edu/global-leaders… pic.twitter.com/LlR6CCVx3I

During the spring semester the SLC read The Culture Code by Daniel Coyle. Staff members participated in discussions related to trust, vulnerability, and strategies to develop strong teams. pic.twitter.com/6Qb6XnLbDe