Forge Summit: 2017

Application Process

At the Forge Leadership Summit, students ages 16-24 are immersed in a comprehensive, connected leadership experience. The 4.5-day Forge Leadership Summit is held annually each summer at Ohio Christian University and features training at the Ohio Capitol. Students are taught timeless principles, public policy, and practical skills while participating in a full simulation of the legislative process.

Summit Details:

Signature media training interactive workshops provide you with the knowledge and practical experience to develop, focus, and present your message while effectively responding to questions in a challenging environment.

Dynamic and interactive team building activities like “Speed Networking” and “Campaign-In-A-Day” will help you develop relationships with your team members as well as cultivate your networking abilities and political skills.

Ohio legislators and experienced educators lead you through a two-day legislative simulation at the Ohio Statehouse, where you will be mentored through the hands-on process of developing, debating, and passing a bill.

Experienced legislators, policy experts, and cultural leaders share their insights on Limited Government, Economics, Ethics of Life, and Religious Liberties to challenge and motivate you to translate your beliefs into action.

Sharing from their vast experience, successful leaders in the marketplace provide advice and wisdom to assist you in pursuing your future plans.

Start the Process

Register today

Start Time

5:00 pm

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Finish Time

9:00 pm

Saturday, July 8, 2017


Birmingham, UK