How do students apply for the program?

Students may apply online or request a printable application. Printed applications are also available by emailing an application request to or by calling Education in Action at 817-562-4957. Applications must include a counselor’s signature or a copy of the student’s most recent grade report/report card verifying the applicant’s overall average is B (85 or 3.5), a nomination by the applicant’s principal, counselor, or teacher to attend based on demonstrated leadership ability, and two school/community activities in which the applicant participates or awards the applicant has received. The application deadline for 2017 summer programs is Saturday, May 13, 2017.