New Generation Scholars (est. 2007), is a FREE youth-led leadership program aimed at empowering a dynamic cohort of Baltimore City youth, ages 13 to 21, who are the next generation of thinkers, educators, scholars, artists, activists and social entrepreneurs.
This year we are partnering with Afro Charities to provide an immersive experience where youth will have access to the AFRO American Newspapers' archives to investigate our history and create new narratives about themselves.
New Generation Scholars is a program of Muse 360 a Baltimore based youth-led organization on a mission to radically develop Baltimore youth to use their voice and creative talents in pursuit of knowledge of self.
PROGRAM DATES | October 22 - May 19 (Wednesdays 5.30p-7.30p + 2 Saturdays 10a-2p monthly)
Scholars will learn + participate in the following workshops:
//Multi-Media + Photography //Archiving + Storytelling //Political Education //African Centered Study //Restorative Practices //Business + Life Skills //Travel
This Program is Free + All Scholars will receive a stipend upon completion of the program
Please fill out this application to the best of your abilities and we will get in touch with you shortly after submission to schedule an interview.
NGS Youth Leadership VIRTUAL INFO SESSION// Weds Oct 5 @6p via ZOOM// RSVP here
1. Submit completed application by the youth scholar ONLY (note: we will not accept applications filled out by parents)
2. Have an extended family member or community member complete the nomination form + submit on your behalf BEFORE Oct 15
3. NGS Leadership Team will follow up and schedule an interview with you and your parent/guardian via Zoom
NOMINATION FORM: Follow this link to share + access form