Pre College

Engaging, connecting & inspiring today’s youth

With a focus on establishing a strong foundation for future generations, the Shelton Leadership Center cultivates tomorrow’s leaders through values-based leadership programs for rising 9th-12th graders. Hands-on leadership opportunities give students real-world experience that changes their perspectives on themselves and their world. Leadership opportunities and unique leadership development programming allow students to strengthen the character qualities that will set them up for success throughout life.

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The Shelton Challenge

Calling all 9th-12th graders! Learn to lead and live on campus this summer!

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Shelton Challenge Take II

Take the next step: build on your Shelton Challenge experience

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Other Shelton Challenge Sites

The Challenge experience on campuses across North Carolina

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Challenge and Take II Staff Applications

Apply now to serve on our summer staff!

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Rural Entrepreneurship

Connecting youth in rural communities with entrepreneurial and leadership opportunities

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Here are some of the cool experiences the CLDP students have had because of the Owens’ generosity. Thank you Jim & Kathrine Owens for your continued support of the Chancellor’s Leadership Development Program. #ncstate #leadership #cldp #raleigh #development #studyabroad pic.twitter.com/0gz0EkTPgH

Here are a few pictures from our growth mindset workshop today with the undergraduate and veterinarian medicine students from @NCState and @ncatsuaggies. Can’t wait for tomorrow! #leadership pic.twitter.com/H3VMz6qCwE

Stand with us and become a member of the Chancellor’s Leadership Development Program!Applications are open for first-year @NCState students until June 15th. This is an opportunity you don’t want to miss!Apply here: form.jotform.com/90836105327152 pic.twitter.com/YO8NSxPE0f

Getting to know our new @Shelton_Center colleague Michael on this great #friday we learn the story behind this @riceuniversity alumnus unique chair. Welcome to the #pack! pic.twitter.com/CXXHKzDOGy Retweeted by Shelton Leadership Center

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