The application for the Youth Academy consists of personal and contact information, two letters of reference, and several short essay questions that help us get to know you.

You can find it:


The priority deadline to submit applications is February 1, 2018. If all spots are not filled at that time, the secondary deadline will be March 1, 2018. There is no application fee.  If you have any questions about the application process, please feel free to contact program director Eric Rucker at or 515-961-1406. We look forward to receiving your application!

(Click on these links to download the SUPPORT LETTER for your church and the FINANCIAL AID REQUEST forms).