Applications and selection criteria
Students must demonstrate academic ability, leadership potential and community service.
A suitable candidate will bring early stage leadership skills and experience to the program. They will also display a willingness to further improve their skills and a commitment to sharing the knowledge gained from the program with others.
The selection process is highly competitive with only 30 students accepted based on their application focusing on the following criteria:
- Leadership experience
- Community involvement
- Academic achievement
- Extracurricular involvement
- Personal interests and ambitions
- Teacher referral.
Student Nomination Form
Download the Student Nomination Form (for parents and school use).
Student Online Application
Complete the online application questionnaire (for student nominee use).
Frequently Asked Questions
Read answers to some of the Frequently Asked Questions.
Sample Student Application Question Sheet
This Sample Student Application Question Sheet prepares students for the online nomination process.
Entry to the Sir Charles Court Young Leaders Program is a two-step nomination process:
- Student's school and parent complete the student nomination form
- Student completes the online application questionnaire using the password provided by their school.
A successful application will present a student’s dedication to the service of others and outline their motivation to pursue subjects and activities beyond what is provided in the curriculum.
A maximum of two students per school
Applications for the 2017 Program will close 12pm Monday 27 February 2017.
Sample application documents are available on the right-hand side, for those wishing to familiarise themselves with the application process.