Thank you for your interest in becoming a host teen and family in our 2018 Ulster Project Delaware (UPD) program. Every adventure begins with a first step. Your first step begins with the completion and submission of your application. You will need to complete the application in one sitting, so please allow 30 mins-1 hour before starting.
Please read the information and follow the instructions below.
The UPD 2018 Application consists of five parts:
1. Teen Application Section (Online)
2. Teen Essay (Completed by teen only; Minimum One Page Double-Spaced. Essay question has multiple parts which are listed below. You will be requested to upload your essay in the 3rd section of this application.)
a. Leadership experience is just one of the many things you will gain from participating in the project.
i. What role do you play in situations where leadership is necessary (Examples: leader, supporter, mediator, etc.)?
ii. How will this affect your contribution to the project?
iii. How do you think leadership skills gained during UPD will benefit you in the future?
b. If accepted to Ulster Project Delaware, what do you see as your contribution to this cross-community project? Please include any previous or current experience of community or voluntary work and any other relevant information you think will help the UPD leaders.
c. What do you hope the project will do for you?
3. Parent/Guardian Application Section (Online)
4. Code of Conduct/Signatures Page (To be signed during interview)
5. Letter of Reference (Completed by Teacher, Youth Group Leader, Etc.)
Application submissions are currently being accepted. All sections of the application (except the Signatures Page) must be completed and submitted online in order to be considered as a candidate. There is a required host teen interview session which will be scheduled after your application has been reviewed.
Letters of acceptance will be emailed once application has been reviewed and interviews conducted.
Please email your reference letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Teens and parents will be asked to sign the Signatures Page during their home interview.
Lauren Ruoff (302-893-0858)
Erin Mullin (302-353-9479)
UPD Host Recruitment