STAY Summer Institute @ the Pine Mountain Settlement School in Bledsoe, KY

The Stay Together Appalachian Youth (STAY) Summer Institute will focus on empowering young people through a sense of place, promoting leadership development, upholding our Appalachian identity through cultural arts and storytelling, and building personal relationships to sustain each other through our efforts.
The leadership trainings will focus on organizing, popular education, grant writing, small-business skills, financial/budget management, anti-oppression workshops, etc.

Participants should be between the ages of 14-30.  Session presenters can be all ages.

Registration fees are $50-$150 (sliding scale) per participant.  Scholarships and travel stipends are available on a first come, first serve basis.

For more information, including registration forms or workshop proposals, email