To be eligible for the Ashbrook Academy, you must be a rising junior or senior in high school beginning your junior or senior year of high school in the fall of 2020.
Participants in the Ashbrook Academy will receive two elective credits in Political Science from Ashland University for attending all academic sessions of the Academy and completing and passing the final exam of the Academy. This credit can be used toward an undergraduate degree at Ashland or may be transferred to another institution.
The cost of the Ashbrook Academy is $200, which includes all instructional materials and two elective credits in Political Science from Ashland University. Once accepted, participants must pay the $200 cost of the Academy by July 10 to maintain their position in the program.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the 2020 Academies will be conducted online. To participate, all attendees will need a steady internet connection, a webcam, and a mic. All sessions will be conducted using WebEx, a video conferencing platform that is free for participants to use.