Philadelphia Youth Leadership Corps (PYLC)

DATES: July 23 – August 5, 2023 AGES: For students entering grades 10-12 APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 15, 2023 Take the ultimate challenge at no cost to you and be part of a select team of students from your community to embark on a fully-funded 14-day multi-element expedition featuring backpacking, rock climbing, and canoeing in and around… READ MORE >

Get Out And Lead (GOAL)

Get into the remote backcountry on this fully-funded 10-day wilderness expedition! Travel as a crew, living only on what you carry with you. Build memories you’ll never forget. Dates: June 18-27, 2023 Age: Rising 8th graders (summer between 7th & 8th grade) Get Out And Lead (GOAL) is an Outward Bound scholarship program that has… READ MORE >

New Jersey Youth Leadership Corps (NJYLC)

The New Jersey Youth Leadership Corps is a merit-based scholarship expedition awarded to some of the area’s elite youth leaders who are excited to challenge themselves and discover their leadership potential. This scholarship is available for rising sophomores and juniors in the Northern New Jersey area interested in attending this summer’s expedition in the Delaware… READ MORE >

Peer Leadership: Backpacking & Rock Climbing

At Outward Bound, we believe in a simple philosophy: every new challenge faced provides an opportunity to push oneself further than you may have thought possible. Whether it’s a lengthy hike on a steep and rugged trail, or a late night camp setup in the rain after a hard day’s travel, the physical challenges are… READ MORE >