Shotgun Team Member

Liberty & Learning Youth Conference

Rising high school sophomores through seniors are invited to study with Hillsdale College faculty this summer while also taking advantage of the College’s John Anthony Halter Shooting Sports Education Center. Students with all levels of firearms experience are welcome.

Study the American Founding and the principles of Constitutional Government, receive a supervised introduction to shooting sports, win a $4,000 scholarship to Hillsdale College by competing in a Constitutional essay contest, and enjoy the beauty of the Hillsdale College campus.

Applications are encouraged no later than April 1, but will be reviewed until the program has reached capacity. In addition to the application online, we’ll ask you to write a short essay, and to submit a letter of recommendation, official high school transcript, official ACT/CLT/SAT/PSAT/PLAN scores (one required), résumé, and photograph.

2018 Trip Dates

June 27 – June 30  |  July 18 – 21

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Students who are accepted to the program will be asked to pay a non-refundable $250 program fee to cover transfers from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (if necessary), three daily meals, residence hall lodging, course instruction and materials, and course activities.

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