Did you attend a HOBY program in your state in 2018?Are you planning to attend a HOBY Leadership Seminar in your state in 2019?Then you are automatically eligible to attend HOBY’s 2019 World Leadership Congress!
New to HOBY?If you’ve never had the chance to attend a HOBY program in your state, that’s OK. If you will be a rising high school junior or senior in July, 2019 and have a demonstrated interest in leadership, global citizenship and community service, you too can attend the WLC!
International students between the ages of 15-17 with conversational proficiency in English and an interest in leadership, global citizenship and community service are welcome at the World Leadership Congress.
If you have attended a HOBY program in your country, please check with your country coordinator to see if there are any special arrangements being made for a country delegation, otherwise you are welcome to enroll individually.
The program registration fee for the 2019 World Leadership Congress is $1,825 USD per student. A $100 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration to hold your space until the payment deadlines outlined below. An enrollment will not be considered active until the deposit is received.
(Please note: If you are part of an organized international delegation, please check with your country coordinator for more details on the full program price.)
The program registration fee for the World Leadership Congress is all-inclusive and covers all of your onsite expenses including ground transportation, accommodation and meals, program expenses, etc. Participants are responsible for their own travel cost to and from Chicago and any individual spending money for the onsite HOBY Store, luggage fees and any other incidental expenses.
Students are encouraged to actively fundraise to cover their tuition expenses. You can download our Student Fundraising Guide, just Click Here.