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.
Scroll down or contact us to learn more about opportunities for pre-college students.
The Shelton Challenge
Calling all 9th-12th graders! Learn to lead and live on campus this summer!Learn more
Shelton Challenge Take II
Take the next step: build on your Shelton Challenge experienceLearn more
Shelton Challenge Summer Interns
Apply now to serve as a summer intern! Open to all college students.Learn more
Other Shelton Challenge Sites
The Challenge experience on campuses across North CarolinaLearn more
Challenge and Take II Staff Applications
Apply now to serve on our summer staff!Learn more
Connecting youth in rural communities with entrepreneurial and leadership opportunitiesLearn more