NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2018 CLASS OF YOUNG VETS
the Young Vets prograM is a six-year leadership development TRack that prepares high school basketball players to build a lifetime of success.
APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2018 CLASS OF YOUNG VETS CLOSE AT 11:59 PM PST ON SUNDAY March 11.
Before applying, please see below for information on eligibility and answers to other frequently asked questions.
To be eligible for Young Vets you must:
Be a male high school sophomore at the time of your application OR 15-16 years old
Have demonstrated interest in playing competitive basketball
Have demonstrated humility, hard-work, and strong integrity
Have demonstrated financial need
Live within 100 miles of Philadelphia (PA), New York City (NY), Chicago (IL), Miami (FL), or Los Angeles (CA)
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the Young Vets Program?
Young Vets is a six-year leadership development program that prepares high school basketball players to play competitively in college and build a lifetime of success through the sport.
If accepted to the program, student-athletes are required to attend six-week programs in the summers after their sophomore and junior years in high school. In addition to training twice a day during the summer program, players accepted to Young Vets will learn what they need to succeed as a student and professional off the court through a variety of hands-on learning experiences.
Upon successfully completing both summer programs, student-athletes accepted to the program will receive intensive personalized support through college and into their professional lives.
Where is the Young Vets Program held?
The Young Vets Program is located in northern California’s Bay Area. The last summer program was held at Cal State East Bay, and the 2018 program site will be announced in the spring.
When is the 2016 Young Vets Program?
The 2018 Young Vets Program will run from June 25 - August 5.
How much does the Young Vets Program cost?
If accepted, there is no cost for attending the Young Vets Program, but participants are responsible for covering their travel to and from the program site.
When will I know if I got into the Young Vets Program?
Applicants will know if they have made it to the second round of Young Vets before the end of March, and the 2018 Class of Young Vets will be named in May.
What is the deadline to apply to the Young Vets Program?
The application deadline for the Young Vets Program is Sunday March 11, 2018.
What if I have a question that has not been answered in this FAQ?
Please direct any additional questions to firstname.lastname@example.org