What is RYLA?
RYLA is a five-day conference for sophomores in high school throughout the Hudson Valley, which teaches the importance of positivity, confidence and leadership.  Through unique icebreakers, fun-filled events, and interactive presentations from special guests, students walk away with countless memories and valuable knowledge - many RYLA alum have credited the conference with their success in college and in their careers.  RYLA continues to inspire students to shape their communities year after year.

RYLA 2020

Qualified candidates are high school students finishing their sophomore year who demonstrate the potential to benefit from a program designed to nurture and instill confidence in their leadership skills and abilities. Your club may sponsor a maximum of FIVE students, at a cost of $400 per student.

The deadline for applications is May 1, 2020.
Download the 2020 RYLA Application HERE.

Click here to view the RYLA website which includes information on all aspects of the conference along with pictures and videos galore (and was completely built by conferees)!
Branden Figueroa, Conference Chair
Josh Jordan, Co-Administrative Director
Lauren Steinitz, Co-Administrative Director