OTHC Leaders Application

Application Status

Application for the 2022-2023 academic year is now closed!

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  • You must identify as an underrepresented student,
  • You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.,
  • You must be enrolled full-time on the main campus of Syracuse University.
  • You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 (the average GPA of participants for 2020-2021 was 3.5).

The program offers eligible students leadership skills by Syracuse University alumni and friends. Our leaders are given an opportunity to enhance their Syracuse University education. We provide encouragement, motivation, and support to students from all disciplines.

We are looking for students with a strong interest in volunteering, leadership training, and joining a supportive community of leaders.


As part of the application form, you will need:

  • A brief biography or personal statement which also includes examples of leadership