The Shelton Challenge

The Shelton Challenge is a six day residential experience to help students expand their knowledge and skills of what it takes to be a leader.

The General H. Hugh Shelton Leadership Center provides summer programs in North Carolina for youth who aspire to develop him or her self as leaders.  Students will participate in activities that will help them have a greater understanding for: Public Speaking; Personal Assessment and Group Dynamics; Role of Values and Ethics; Approaches to Leadership; Team building and Empowering Others; Civic and Social Responsibility; and Goal Setting.

Students also have the opportunity to participate in team building activities, low and high ropes courses, service project, and fun night activities to help students get to know others participating in the program.

Participants are youth going into the 9th-12th grades (graduating seniors are also eligible) with a GPA of 3.0 or higher, with previous leadership experience in clubs or other organizations. The Shelton Challenge is an important program thrust of the General H. Hugh Shelton Leadership Center that also includes leadership scholarships and executive forums. This is a residential program, meaning that we require participants to reside on-site for the week.

Cost attend the program is $575 for the week.

For more information about The Shelton Challenge and to download applications CLICK HERE.