Leaders of the Future

 

Leaders of the Future is a program organized by the Glasgow-Barren County Chamber of Commerce. The leadership class consists of 24 eighth and ninth graders from Glasgow, Cavern and Barren County school districts. Students attend one activity day each month hosted by chamber members. Monthly activity days include the following themes: agriculture, quality of life, health and education, media & marketing, economic development, government and local agencies. A press conference is held to announce the winners in September and a graduation banquet honors their accomplishments in May. Students selected to be in this no-cost program are eligible for scholarships their senior year. Applications are available from the chamber or the schools’ guidance office in August to May.
Advisors/Sponsors: Chamber of Commerce
Who can join? Students are selected through an application process that
involves an essay and two recommendations.