NINJA Youth Leadership Conference

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SAVE THE DATE - May 30-June 2, 2023

Calling all future disability community leaders!

11th Annual NINJA Conference for Youth with Disabilities will be held at Utah State University in Logan, UT on May 30-June 2, 2023

  • No expense to selected delegates (all expenses paid).
  • Exciting, fun, and educational 4-day training program.
  • Developing future disability leaders and self-advocates
  • Consumers of Centers for Independent Living (CIL) ages 16-24.

If you are interested in applying and attending the NINJA Conference please STAY TUNED!! Applications are due March 17, 2023.

The application link can be used for both delegates and mentors. *Mentors are eligible to attend for up to 3 years or until age 30*

Helpful tips for your online application:

-Be prepared to provide 2 letter's of recommendation. One MUST be from someone other than a family member (They can be uploaded in PDF or Word format)

-Be prepared to answer short essay questions about your leadership potential or experience

-Make sure all information is complete and correct before submitting your application

-It is essential to provide a valid email address so we can notify you if you are accepted to attend

-If you need assistance filling out the application please contact your local Independent Living center staff they will be happy to assist you

Thank you for your interest in NINJA!

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All applications are due March 17, 2023.