Sustainability Leadership Academy

July 24, 2021 to August 1, 2021
1:30 PM – 2:00 PM
Eden Hall Campus, Chatham University

Cost: $1000 (optional +$810 to take for college credit)

Want to help build a happier, healthier and more equitable future? Interested in a career in sustainability but not sure where to start?

Explore topics in sustainability and social justice during an unforgettable week-long experiential retreat at Eden Hall Campus—the world’s first academic community built to be sustainable from below the ground up.

Who: Rising 10th graders through recent high school graduates

When: July 24th to August 1st, 2021

Where: IN PERSON residential program at Chatham’s Eden Hall Campus (we will switch to virtual if we have to)

Program Highlights:
*Participate in hands-on experiential learning with Chatham faculty in the field
*Dive deeply into the connection between participants’ social identities, social justice and sustainability
*Develop the leadership skills needed to be a change agent
*Meet like-minded friends
*Relax and recharge in nature, through exercise or with art
Experience a taste of college life and earn college credit (optional for an additional fee)

Full and partial scholarships are available to cover both program fees and the cost to take this program for college credit. Scholarship applications are due July 1st. These scholarships are available to students with financial need as well as to students that identify as Black, Indigenous, Latinx, multiracial or a person of color.

Interested in participating but don’t qualify for a scholarship? You can still register now online. Register now! The program will be capped around 25 participants.


Fee : $1000 (optional +$810 to take for college credit)

Registration has closed. Please contact Kelly Henderson at for additional information.


Eden Hall Campus, Chatham University

Contact Information

Kelly Henderson