2019 Summer Youth Institute


The Summer Youth Institute is a 9-day experiential learning program for Mississippi 9th and 10th grade students who are committed to developing leadership and civic engagement skills.

Through dialogue, workshops, and field excursions participants will learn the importance of community build­ing; internalize the value of using their voices; and explore the significance of social and personal mindfulness in creating positive impact in their lives and communities.

SYI is a residential program that will take place on the campus of Millsaps College. Apply by May 1st, 2019, at www.winterinstitute.org