Pre College

Engaging, connecting, and 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 today’s youth. 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

Immersive summer leadership-development experiences on a college campus

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Shelton Challenge Take II

Building upon the foundation set during the first year of the Shelton Challenge program,...

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Other SHelton Challenge SItes

The Shelton Leadership Center partners with communities across North Carolina and beyond...

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Challenge and Take II Staff Applications

Read about the requirements and apply

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Rural Entrepreneurship

Connecting youth in rural communities with entrepreneurial and leadership opportunities

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Our annual Outclass the Competition: Protocol Etiquette Seminar was a success! Thank you Kay for another brilliant presentation, @statefarm for sponsoring this event, and the special… instagram.com/p/Bs826xvnmmm/…

“Everybody can be great ... because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.” - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. #MLKDay

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