Frequently Asked Questions
ABOUT THE CHICANO LATINO YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROJECT
What is the Chicano Latino Youth Leadership Project (CLYLP)?
Who are the people that volunteer for CLYLP?
What programs does CLYLP offer for high school students?
Sacramento Leadership Conference – A one week conference held in Sacramento, CA
Is there a cost to apply or participate in a CLYLP high school program?
Will CLYLP cover transportation for students?
Are CLYLP's high school programs only open to Latino students?
I am in 9th grade right now. Can I apply to a CLYLP Program?
Is there a GPA requirement to participate in a CLYLP high school program?
Am I eligible to apply to the CLYLP Sacramento Leadership Conference?
Am I eligible to apply to the CLYLP Bay Area Institute?
I live in Alameda/Contra Costa/Marin/Mendocino/Monterey/San Benito/San Francisco/San Mateo/ Santa Clara/Santa Cruz/Solano/Sonoma/Napa County, can I apply to both the BAI and the SLC?
Am I eligible to apply to the CLYLP San Joaquin Valley Institute?
I live in Fresno/Kern/Kings/Madera/Mariposa/Merced/San Joaquin/ Stanislaus/Tulare/Tuolumne County, can I apply to both the SJVI and the SLC?
Am I eligible to apply to the CLYLP Los Angeles Institute?
I live in Los Angeles County, can I apply to both the SLC and the LAI?
I attended the Sacramento Leadership Conference last year. May I apply to participate in the SJVI, BAI or LAI?
I participated in the SJVI/LAI/BAI last year. May I apply to participate in the Sacramento Leadership Conference this year?
How do I apply to a CLYLP High School Program?
When is the deadline to apply to CLYLP's High School Programs?
I do not have access to a computer. Can submit my application via U.S. Mail?
I am applying to a CLYLP High School Program via U.S. Mail. Where do I mail my application to?
The application asks me to identify my California State Senator, Assembly Member and the districts I live in. What does this mean and how do I find out this information?
I am applying by mail. Do my letters of recommendation need to be mailed separately?
I am applying online. How do I submit my letters of recommendation with the online application?
I am applying online. My official transcript comes in a sealed envelope. How do I turn in my transcript?
I am applying by mail. Does my transcript need to be mailed separately?
May I respond to the essay questions in Spanish?
I am applying by mail because I do not have computer access. Can I hand write my essays?
If you are applying online, your essays must be typed.
Can I get an extension to turn in my application online or by mail?
When will I find out if I have been selected to attend a CLYLP High School Program?
Students accepted to participate in the Los Angeles Institute will be notified in July.
PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAIL AND VOICE MAIL MESSAGES!
I was not accepted to participate in a CLYLP High School Program. Can I reapply next year?
Will my student be under trustworthy supervision during the conference or institute?