The ICL mission is to inspire, educate and impact students to dare to dream! Our students work passionately towards their academic and professional goals while developing intellect and character. They positively impact local and global communities with a multiplier effect through their outreach. For the past 20 years, the ICL has been Inspiring, Educating, & Impacting High Performing Youth around the world! The ICL has transformed thousands of students at conferences, leadership speaker series, Youth Summits, our global leaders program, and through our partnership with the ICL Academy.
We Inspire students with our incredible network of ICL global leaders who are individuals making a mark on the world and share their passion, experiences and journeys with our students.
We Educate students with our award-winning, two-week, school curriculum, non-profit youth leadership curriculum which has been taught as electives, lessons embedded into schools curriculum , as accredited classes, two week summer leadership programs, and produced in partnership with other non profit partners.
We Impact students with our ICL Scholarship Program. We partner with individuals, companies and schools to provide financial support for student to pursue their academic, athletic, performing and social entrepreneurship dreams.
The Institute for Civic Leadership utilizes a network of renowned passionate global leaders from various fields, who relate their own stories and experiences in lectures, conversations, and counsel. An ICL Champion’s time and attention is an invaluable resource and these well recognized leaders serve as up-close models and mentors to our ICL Academy Students and fellows.
Life-Changing Leadership Curriculum
Through a specially designed high school curriculum, summer programs, and speaker series, the ICL has inspired thousands of young adults to take action in over 30 countries. ICL students have been recognized entrepreneurs, received scholarships to nearly every top university, and have won an extraordinary 6 Congressional Medals of Service.
OUR RESULTS = OUR STUDENTS
We believe that leadership is about innovation and taking action. All participants of ICL-supported programs understand that inspiration and education should fuel a passionate response within each and every student. We support these students so that they not only have a strong commitment to others, but have the ability to be catalysts for change in their communities.
Results That Count
The Institute for Civic Leadership has funded 1000s of student initiatives, dreams, and service projects on 6 continents in over 40 countries.
In short, ICL students tangible results are what drive the organization. Students excel not just by getting into the college and universities of their dreams, but by being active and engaged citizens.
Examples of student-driven initiatives include creating school composting programs, winter coat drives, building schools in developing countries, anti-gang education, collecting food and cooking nutritional meals for a soup kitchen, leading an NCAA championship tennis team, or fundraising to provide health care and to dig wells in villages halfway across the globe.
AN INVESTMENT IN EDUCATION IS AN INVESTMENT IN THE FUTURE.
The ICL has created programs and educational initiatives that transforms student potential into action. We champion innovation, enthusiasm, and the unstoppable energy of young people to create beneficial change through an award winning character and leadership curriculum coupled with world class academics to help students gain enrollment in the college of their dreams and persue their dreams while giving back to their community.