August 20-27, 2019
Don’t miss the opportunity to visit the beautiful Tetons, learn more about God’s amazing creation and develop outdoor skills to enrich your corps ministries.
AWLS is an intensive week-long educational program in Jackson WY, focusing on the North American model of wildlife conservation. Throughout the week you will learn about such things as habitat, fire and stream ecology, shooting sports and wilderness survival. Day trips include whitewater rafting on the Snake River and visits to Tetons National Park and Pinedale, Wyoming.
We are excited to share that The Hunter Legacy Fund is offering half-scholarships and partial travel subsidies for up to 35 first-time participants to attend the All-Salvationist session of the American Wilderness Leadership School (AWLS) in Jackson WY, August 20-27, 2019. Due to the limited number of spaces and scholarships, please apply by May 1, 2019.
Attached below is a file containing the application, along with information about the event, cost, important dates, etc. If you wish to attend, send the completed application, along with your $100 deposit payable to The Salvation Army Central Territory Youth Department. If you are requesting a scholarship, please include a brief snapshot (a paragraph or two) about your position within The Salvation Army and what you hope to gain from the AWLS experience. You will be notified within two weeks from receipt of the required documents whether you will receive the scholarship.
If you have any questions or concerns, please call Jerrie Miller at 847.294.2106 or Bruce McAlister, at 248.719.9892.
Application Checklist: To reserve your spot, we must receive:
_____ Completed Application (Be sure to sign and include the last page.)
_____ $100 Deposit Check
_____ Overview (no more than 2 paragraphs) of your position and what you hope to gain from attending AWLS