Wheat Ridge 2020 - Advancing Wheat Ridge as a vibrant and sustainable community

Wheaties Academy Application

If you missed the full website with more information about the Academy, click here http://www.wheatiesacademy.org/

* All Fields are Required

Questions are intended to help ensure diversity of Wheaties Academy participants

First Name:

Last Name:




Birthday: MONTH/DAY

Age: 16 to 19 20 to 25 26 to 40 41 to 55 56+

Do you have children under 16 living at home: Yes No

Years Lived in Wheat Ridge:

Years Worked in Wheat Ridge:

Any Dietary Restrictions?

Tshirt Size? S M L XL


What do you love most about where you live?

What is one aspect of living or doing business in Wheat Ridge you’d like to see improve in the next 2 years?

How do you define “community”?

What do you hope to get out of this experience?


Wheaties Academy runs Mid-February through Mid-October. This includes:.

  • 3 hour mandatory orientation on February 19, 2015
  • Three x 3 hour mobile sessions (3/18, 4/4, 4/18)
  • Overnight retreat on May 16-17, 2015
  • 4 months for community projects to be completed (done on a schedule decided by your team with support from your mentors)
  • Celebration and Review 10/1/2015
  • 5-8 hours of work in between sessions

Participants are asked to commit to attend all sessions and support the community initiates over the summer. This will be about 8-10 hours a month including attending sessions. Participants are also responsible for their own transportation; carpooling is encouraged.

The application deadline is January 27, 2015. You will be notified of your participation status no later than February 1, 2015.

The cost to participate is $200. This includes meals, materials and lodging. If you would like to participate but cannot afford the tuition, please let us know by checking the box below. Limited financial assistance is available for qualifying participants and does not impact eligibility or application status.

Check this box to request assistance.
 Yes, Requesting Assistance



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