Every summer, Philadelphia Outward Bound School offer four fully-funded merit award courses. Admission to these courses is highly selective and includes an application, essay, letters of recommendation, and an interview.

Get Out And Lead (GOAL)

Requirements:

  • For students entering grades 7-9
  • $100 Application Fee
  • Must be resident of Philadelphia.
  • Application Deadline: March 16, 2018.

Philadelphia Youth Leadership Corps (PYLC) 

Requirements:

  • For students entering grades 10-12
  • $100 Application Fee
  • Must be resident Philadelphia.
  • Application Deadline: March 16, 2018.

New Jersey Youth Leadership Corps (NJYLC) 

Requirements:

  • For students entering grades 10-12
  • $100 Application Fee
  • Must be resident of Northern New Jersey.
  • Preference given to students from Newark, NJ.
  • Application Deadline: March 16, 2018.

Educators Expedition

Requirements:

  • For educators from PA, NJ or DE.
  • $250 Application Fee
  • Preference given to educators from Philadelphia. 
  • Application Deadline: March 30, 2018.

Get Out And Lead (GOAL)

Backpacking, Canoeing, Rock Climbing

Courses: 1 scheduled
Ages:12-14
Destination:Water Gap
Length: 10 DAYS
Cost: $100
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Educators Expedition

Canoeing

Courses: 1 scheduled
Ages:20+
Destination:Water Gap
Length: 7 DAYS
Cost: $250
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Philadelphia Youth Leadership Corps (PYLC)

Backpacking, Canoeing, Leadership Intensive, Rock Climbing

Courses: 1 scheduled
Ages:15-17
Destination:Water Gap
Length: 14 DAYS
Cost: $100
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New Jersey Youth Leadership (NJYLC)

Backpacking, Canoeing, Leadership Intensive, Rock Climbing

Courses: 1 scheduled
Ages:15-17
Destination:Water Gap
Length: 14 DAYS
Cost: $100
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