How to Apply

The application is closed for 2017 and will reopen for 2018. It’s easy– just click here to open up the google form. You’ll need to be able to answer demographic questions about yourself and be ready to talk about your experience and interest in making media. Most importantly, we’ll want to make sure you’re invested in using media to address social issues, so we’ll ask you to write a paragraph or two about your social justice passions.  Feel free to draft the paragraphs in another window and paste them into the online form.  We’d love to see urls for your stuff– social issues, community organizations, or media. What are WE looking for? Rising seniors (current juniors) who are excited, motivated, passionate change makers who want to come to West Chester University and make some noise!

Want to see the application questions before you apply?  We want you at your best.  Here’s the questions:

Section 1: Demographic Data

email address

First Name

Last Name


What gender do you identify with?


Mobile Number (with area code)

What Philly High School do you attend?

Next School Year you will be a
Section 2: Media Types
Let’s talk about media making!

What are your interests in media production?

Do you have any experience in making media? Describe your experiences and, if possible, include a link to your work.

What track are you MOST interested in: Video Production, Game Development, Audio & Podcasting, Web Development
Section 3: Social Justice Issues & Community
it takes a village

What issues in your life, school, or community motivate you the most? What causes connect with your passion? Write a paragraph or two showing your change-making side.

What do you want to do in college besides get ready for a career?

Name an adult at home who can offer a guardian’s consent to your participating in a week-long media camp. Include a name, a relationship, an email and/or telephone number.

Name an adult from school/work/community/church who can offer a sponsor’s support for your participating in a week-long media camp at WCU. Include a name, a relationship/affiliation, an email and/or a telephone number.

What would it mean to you to be a part of the iCamp Summer Academy team? Make the case for why you should be selected.