Application for the RGS Leadership Academy


Applications

We are so glad you're here! Below you will find the links to complete various 2017 applications. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 72 hours of submitting, your application may not have been properly submitted.

 

  • HOW DO I APPLY? Download a paper copy – see below and may submit via mail or email.

E-mail: markf@ruffedgrousesociety.org

Mark Fouts

8154 S. Dowling Lk. W. Rd.

          Superior, WI  54880

Phone: 888-564-6747        

  

  • IS THERE A FEE? Yes. The fee of $400 covers all meals, lodging and supplies. 


 Camp Application Deadline: April 14, 2017

Please submit applications online, via the electronic application

Individuals selected will be notified by May 14th.

 

Camper Application - Camp Application Deadline: April 14, 2017

We are looking for 13 to 17-year-old students (incoming 8th graders to incoming seniors) who are highly motivated, active in a variety of extracurricular activities and interested in the outdoors, wildlife and natural resource conservation. Click Here to apply as a camper for the RGS Leadership Academy July 24 through 28, 2017! The cost of the RGS Leadership Academy is $400 per individual.

**Camper Applications require completion of two essay questions, as well as listing achievements, honors, awards and hobbies. 

Essay Question #1: Do you believe it is important for your generation to be concerned about healthy forests, abundant wildlife and sporting traditions? Why or why not?

Essay Question #2: If selected to attend the RGS Leadership Academy camp, how would you spread the healthy forests, abundant wildlife and sporting traditions message?

 

Assistant Leader Application - Camp Application Deadline: April 14, 2017

You may apply for this position if you have previously attended a camp and are interested in being a leader among your peers. Click Here to apply as assistant leader for the RGS Leadership Academy July 24 through 28, 2017!

**Assistant Leader Applications require completion of an essay question

Essay Question: What motivates you to become an Assistant Leader and why should a camp select you as such?

 

Adult Application - Camp Application Deadline: April 14, 2017

We are looking for highly motivated adults who are interested in the outdoors, wildlife and natural resource conservation, who wish to share that interest with young adults. Experience with wildlife, fisheries and/or animal agriculture is not required. Click Here to apply as an adult leader for the RGS Leadership Academy July 24 through 28, 2017!4

 


Mission Statement

Established in 1961, the Ruffed Grouse Society is North America's foremost conservation organization dedicated to preserving our sporting traditions by creating healthy forest habitat for ruffed grouse, American woodcock and other wildlife. RGS works with landowners and government agencies to develop critical habitat utilizing scientific management practices.

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