Eligibility & How

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be a high school Junior or Senior
  • Indo-American living in Greater Houston area (Indian Parentage)
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Availability & Flexibility for the program per the schedule
  • Passion for leadership

Other Key Information:

  • Applicants will be invited for an interview
  • Decision of Selection Committee is based on academic, extracurricular and leadership activities of the student (application & interview), and their decision is final
  • Program dues are $300; Students needing financial assistance should send a letter of request to YLDP Program Director
  • Events are held once a month, usually on Saturday mornings for about four hours
  • Students are required to comply with the general school protocol and safe behavior on field trips and in sessions
  • Students will be responsible for their own transportation