Become a Youth Leader

With currently 6 chapters across California, YLA is slowly expanding its reach to impact as many lives as possible by developing confident, ambitious, and passionate young leaders driven to make a positive change in their own communities by applying skill sets learned throughout YLA’s immersive 25-week program.

Potential applicants looking to become part of YLA’s journey can find their chapter with the button below. From there you will select your prefered chapter where you will be able to fill an application form to apply for a YLA program.


Stay Up To Date and Connected

 Celebrating at YLA GRADUATION NIGHT

Celebrating at YLA GRADUATION NIGHT

As a prospective member or associate YLA meets up multiple times throughout the summer and fall so don’t forget to look ahead to check out upcoming events! Come out and see what YLA is all about, you definitely don’t want to miss out on any of these opportunities to learn and grow.

Also, don’t forget to stay connected with YLA various media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. We are regularly posting updates about the program for everyone to enjoy. Please contact us if you have any questions, comments, or concern you would like to share.


Become a Mentor

 associates learning the arts public speaking

associates learning the arts public speaking

We will soon be posting on this page information for educators, and how they can take the Youth Leadership America vision and apply it to their classroom. If you are an educator interested in this opportunity, please check back frequently for updates!