Youth Leadership Program

The application deadline has passed for the 2019 Youth Leadership Program.  We will be opening the application process for the 2020 Youth Leadership Program in December of 2019. 

The FBI National Academy Associates, Inc. (FBINAA) hosts a week long training event for high school students at the FBI Academy every summer called the Youth Leadership Program (YLP). To be qualified for this program you must:

  • Be 14, 15, or 16 years old at the start date of the program.

    NO EXCEPTIONS WILL BE MADE TO THE AGE REQUIREMENT.

  • Demonstrate high academic standards and good citizenship

Individuals interested in attending the Youth Leadership Program (YLP) need to contact their local Chapter or YLP Coordinator for further information.

For general informaton, please contact Laura Masterton at lmasterton@fbinaa.org.

2019 YLP Coordinators

The YLP Coordinators are your resource for applying to the program.  Please reach out to the coordinator in your area.  YLP Coordinator Directory

The 2019 YLP Program is scheduled for June 20 - 28, 2019.

Here is timeline to make sure your applications are submitted on time:
November 26, 2018
Applications available from the Chapter's YLP Coordinator.
February 15, 2019 
Deadline for Applications to be submitted to the Chapter's YLP Coordinator.
April 12, 2019
All Candidate Nominations Packages from Chapters/Associations are due to the FBINAA Executive Office.  No candidate nominations will be accepted after this date.
April 19, 2019
Final vetting/selection of YLP students will be made by the Executive Office and Chapters/Associations will be notified of their candidates acceptance.
April 26, 2019
Acceptance letters, File of Life and other pertinent information will be sent to candidates.
June 20, 2019 
Program commences; Students arrive and are picked up at Reagan National Airport.
June 28, 2019 
Program ends; Students Graduate and return home.