Updated: Nov 12, 2019
Founded in 1958, HOBY’s mission is to inspire and develop our global community of youth and volunteers to a life dedicated to leadership, service, and innovation. HOBY provides students the opportunity to participate in unique leadership training, service-learning, and motivation-building experiences, beginning a lifelong dedication to improving the lives of others.
The 2020 MA HOBY Seminar will be held June 12-14, 2020 at Bentley University in Waltham, MA. The State Leadership Seminar is only for sophomores. Click here for more details.
To be considered please submit an essay to Ms Plunkett, Director of Guidance, by October 4th, responding to the following:
What do you think makes an effective leader?
What are the qualities effective leaders possess?
What would you hope to gain from the Leadership Summit experience?
What would you contribute as a participant at the Summit?
WHS only has a few slots to send students. Your essay will be blind read by a committee of counselors. Selected students will be notified by November 1st
Please note selected students will be responsible for the registration fee, approx. $338.