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Application Deadline for City Leaders Academy Extended to Sept. 8

City Leaders Academy

August 25, 2023 -- Do you have a sixth through ninth grader who is interested in helping lead Columbus into the future? Encourage them to apply for the City Leaders Academy! During this nine-month program, they will learn about the inner workings of the City of Columbus, increase their citizenship skills and receive mentoring from City and community leaders, preparing them to become a community leader.

The deadline for applications has been extended to Friday, Sept. 8, at 5 p.m. Applications may be scanned and emailed to or returned by hard copy to the Jerry Hammond Center, located at 1111 E. Broad St., 43205. Hard copies may be mailed or left with the guard desk. Learn more, and start filling out your application now!