Application Criteria

8-10 Wartburg students will be selected to serve as mentors for the Summer Leadership & Service Summit. Current 1st-3rd year Wartburg students are encouraged to complete the application materials and submit them to Ashley Lang, LIB 115, or call 319-352-8486.

Mentors will receive:

• A $400 stipend
• Room and board for the week-long summer workshop
• ½ credit for completing the Youth Leadership Mentor Seminar (LS 315)
• A unique applied leadership opportunity

The application process is as follows:

• Submit a resume
• Recommendation form completed by Wartburg faculty or staff
• Submit application form and answer questions
• Individual interview with the director of the Leadership & Service Summit
• All selected mentors will enroll in a ½ credit training program (LS 315) during the second seven weeks of Winter Term, explicitly designed to help them develop their full potential to serve as mentors to high school students who will participate in the Leadership & Service Summit.
• Mentors can choose to apply for one or both of the Summits and could be selected for one or both.