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Senior CITs

Senior CITs

The Appel Farm Senior CIT Program is designed to give our campers another year of leadership opportunity, building on the great experience they had as a CIT in their previous summer. Senior CITs still take part in the general CIT program, with additional programming and opportunity designed just for them!

Qualifications

Senior CITs are campers who have:
• Successfully completed 1 summer in our CIT Program.
• Have not yet graduated from High School.
• Are still under 18 years old.

Leadership and Experience

• Completion of a Senior CIT Independent Study Project.
• Staff Mentor and Department Head Supervisor for their Independent Study.
• Creation of their own lesson plan taught in the last week of classes.
• Design and teach their own Sunday workshops.
• Receive 3 Letters of Recommendation and 40 Service Hours.

Privileges

• Overnight College Tour Adventure (visiting new colleges and universities).
• Senior CIT Lunch off-camp with the Camp Director.
• Off-Site Service Project Trip.
•All the camp trips they know and love – Beach Day, Department Trip, Bunk Area Trip, Diner Trip, and Berry Picking!

Responsibilities

• Assigned to a cabin of “Little Buddies” – to serve as a role model/big sibling.
• Bunk Supervision once a week.
• On-site service project with all CITs.
• Serving as role models and leaders for the entire camp community.

How to Apply

Teenagers interested and eligible for the Senior CIT program should first enroll for a minimum of 4 weeks of camp – Sessions 1&2, or Sessions 3&4. Registered campers, who are eligible, can apply online.

Click Here to Complete the Senior CIT Application

If you have any questions, please contact Cara Corradetti, Assistant Camp Director, at 856-358-2472 ext. 116 or by e-mail at [email protected] All Senior CITs will be notified of their acceptance into the CIT Program prior to June 1.