img_2916-12The NAACP Next Generation Program (NextGen) is a 12-month leadership development training program for young adults between the ages of 21 and 35 to be trained to assume leadership in the NAACP. The NextGen program features a series of trainings, including leadership development, legislative action, unit administration, advocacy and program planning consistent with the six NAACP Game Changer areas, which include economic sustainability, education, health, criminal justice, political action and youth engagement. The NAACP NextGen Program will work in tandem with L500 and the NAACP’s Youth & College Division as a vertically aligned leadership development initiative.



Nominate a young adult or former youth member who participated in a youth councils, college chapters, young adult council or Academic, Cultural, Technological, Scientific Olympics of the Mind (ACT-SO) program, by completing this nomination form.



The application has closed for the 2018 NEXTGEN Training Program. To apply for the NAACP 2019 NEXTGEN Program, complete this application. The applicant must complete the application.