The Media-Smart Youth® Teen Leaders Program

Teen leadersThe Media-Smart Youth® Teen Leaders Program is designed for teens/young adults ages 15 to 20 who are interested in bringing the Media-Smart Youth: Eat, Think, and Be Active! ® program to their community.

In return, teens receive leadership experience, community service hours, and recognition from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). To help them succeed, the NIH provides training, ongoing assistance, and $1,000 for program expenses.

Applications for the Teen Leaders Program are due October 24, 2014.

For more details, click on the links below.

Please note: The deadline for the 2014/2015 Teen Leaders Program has passed. To receive announcements about free resources and future opportunities, you may sign up for Media-Smart Youth e-updates.External Web Site Policy

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  • What Is Media-Smart Youth?

  • How does the Teen Leaders Program work?

  • Why should I become a Media-Smart Youth teen leader?

  • What support do teen leaders receive?

  • What are the teen leader's responsibilities and expected time commitment?

  • How do I apply?

  • How will my application be reviewed?

  • What's the timeline for this program?

  • How do I get more information?


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