- Derek Jeter
- Turn 2 Foundation
- Jeter's Leaders
Apply to Become a Jeter's Leader
Jeter's Leaders applications are due on or before Friday, April 1, 2016, at 5 p.m. ET.
Admission to the Jeter's Leaders program is open to all students throughout the five boroughs of New York City, and the West Michigan area. The goal is to recruit 8-10 new students (rising freshmen) annually. Recruitment will be completed by the Turn 2 Foundation staff, director, program coordinator, and current Jeter's Leaders. The recruitment process begins in February of the current program year. Interested students must be completing the eighth grade at the time of applying to the program.
Please send completed application to:
Young people entering the Jeter's Leaders program are at a stage in their lives where self-awareness, self-discovery and self-development will be unparalleled compared to any other time in their lives. Therefore, the ideal young person applying for the program should possess, or have the potential to develop, the following qualities:
Since its launch in 1996, the Turn 2 Foundation has awarded more than $23 million to create and support signature programs that motivate young people to turn away from drugs and alcohol and "Turn 2" healthy lifestyles. Learn more »
Social Change Project
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