National Youth Leadership Forum
The National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF) is a nonprofit, educational organization that brings various professions to life...empowering young people with confidence to make well-informed career choices.
NYLF conducts career-oriented, experiential programs for young people who have expressed serious interest in the fields of defense, intelligence and diplomacy; law; or medicine.
NYLF enrolls high achieving young people from diverse backgrounds who possess academic promise, leadership potential and a strong interest in one of these career areas. Students are selected by educators, NYLF Alumni, youth organization advisors, participating institutions, and the National Research Center for College and University Admissions' Talent Identification Program (TIP), a voluntary, pre-college classroom survey. NYLF's programs are funded by student tuition.
Student fundraising guides, as well as need-based scholarships are available.
For more information, or to contact National Youth Leadership Forum, see their website at: www.nylf.com
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ABC's Johnson Shares Perspectives On Medicine
27 Jul 00 | BOSTON - Dr. Tim Johnson, medical editor for ABC News today welcomed more than 350 high school students attending the National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine (NYLF/MED) to Boston to discuss the sometimes-tenuous relationship between the media ...
Former AMA President Addresses Future Colleagues
07 Jul 00 | Chicago - The National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine (NYLF/MED) today welcomed Dr. Thomas A. Reardon, former president of the American Medical Association welcomed the students to Chicago and challenged them to learn as much as possible ...
Patch Adams Addresses NYLF/MED
06 Jul 00 | WASHINGTON, D.C. - Donning a clown suit and offering up quips normally associated with stand-up comedy, Patch Adams, founder of the Gesundheit!
Institute and subject of the acclaimed movie bearing his name, welcomed nearly 400 students to the ...
Dean Of Naval Academy Pushes Leadership On Students
07 Feb 00 | - The National Youth Leadership Forum on Defense, Intelligence and Diplomacy (NYLF/DID) today embarked on an adventure at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
More than 350 high school students attending NYLF/DID were welcomed to the ...
Justice Kennedy Reigns Supreme
15 Nov 99 | - It was a rare and spectacular meeting for 350 high school students attending the National Youth Leadership Forum on Law (NYLF/LAW) today as they held court, so to speak, with Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy.
Justice Kennedy shared some...
State Department's Pickering Urges Youths To Protect U.S. National Security
18 Oct 99 | - The National Youth Leadership Forum on Defense, Intelligence and Diplomacy (NYLF/DID) was welcomed to the U.S. Department of State today by Thomas Pickering, Acting Secretary of State and Undersecretary of State for Public Affairs.