NEXT Application NEXT Application Step 1 of 4 25% I. Basic InformationName* First Last Email*Parent EmailBirthday*Month123456789101112Day12345678910111213141516171819202122232425262728293031Year20202019201820172016201520142013201220112010200920082007200620052004200320022001200019991998199719961995199419931992199119901989198819871986198519841983198219811980197919781977197619751974197319721971197019691968196719661965196419631962196119601959195819571956195519541953195219511950194919481947194619451944194319421941194019391938193719361935193419331932193119301929192819271926192519241923192219211920Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State ZIP Code Phone*Name of school*Extracurricular ActivitiesSeparated by commas (e.g. sports, clubs...)Volunteer Experience/Commitments II. Short Answer1. Why did you choose to apply to participate in the Next Experience?*2. If you could meet anyone living or dead, who would it be and why?*3. What makes you feel alive?*4. What is your favorite Bible verse and why?*5. What is your definition of leadership?*6. Describe a time when you faced a challenge or had to make a tough or big decision. How did you make your choice or overcome in that situation?*7. What does it mean to you to guard your heart?* III. Short EssayWhat is your story? Use as many or as few words as you need.* IV. RecommendationsThe final component of your application is a series of letters of recommendation. There will be four total: One friend. A spiritual leader. Your youth pastor, your executive pastor, a mentor...someone who plays a role in your spiritual life. BOTH parents. Two (2) separate recommendations, if at all possible; we understand there may be extenuating circumstances. If they're married or divorced, we'd like to hear what each one has to say about you! Once you click 'submit' below, we'll be in touch with you about where and how to submit those.NameThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.