Alaska Zoo Conservation Leadership Program

Conservation Leaders in Training (L.I.T.)

Ages 13-15

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Objective: Transition Alaska Zoo Adventure Campers into responsible, independent young wildlife conservation leaders. As a positive role model that fosters community and love for wildlife conservation and the Alaska Zoo. This program will help L.I.T.’s develop “life skill” tools that are useful for jobs and college applications.

Commitment: We ask for a pre-commitment of at least one full week of Adventure Camp. L.I.T’s are expected to attend each camp from the regular 9am-3pm hours.

Cost: $300/week (non-members) or $250/week (members). Payment will be taken upon acceptance into the L.I.T. program. Daily camp lunch and snacks are included.

Duties:

  • Positive role models in our camp setting

    • Encourage proper behavior, manners and appropriate discussion

  • Assistance with facilitating educational based

    • Games

    • Crafts

    • Activities

  • Assistance with camp operations

    • Tidying

    • Organization

    • Material distribution

Application: We will accept no more than two L.I.T.’s per camp week. Applications for each week must be completed at least one month prior to the requested camp week. To apply, please fill out the application below. Please feel free to email the Camp Coordinator, Emily Miller at camp@alaskazoo.org, with any additional question you may have. If accepted into the Alaska Zoo Conservation Leadership Program, you are required to attend one, one hour training session before your participation on camp.

 
 
L.I.T. Applicant Name *
L.I.T. Applicant Name
Applicant's Birthdate *
Applicant's Birthdate
Parent/ Guardian Name *
Parent/ Guardian Name
Parent/ Guadian Phone Number *
Parent/ Guadian Phone Number
Preferred Camp Week(s) *