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Kiwanis Clubs of Washington State

Deadline is May 10, 2024.

Use the checklist and provided MS Word file to gather signatures and approvals before applying.

Don't wait! Spots are limited.

Start Your Application Today!

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Applicants must:

  • Be 15-18 years of age, at time of camp.

  • Have completed 10th or 11th grade, at time of camp.

  • Have NO criminal record.

    • Check your record online through WATCH.

  • Be heathy and capable of strenuous exercise and stress.​

  • Be interested in a Criminal Justice career path.

Deadline is May 10, 2024


Our application is not hard, but it takes time.

Don't procrastinate!

Application checklist:

  • Principal or school admin signature

  • Two teacher recommendations

  • Law Enforcement reference

  • Health Statement with physican/provider signature

  • Parent/Guardian release

  • Short Essay

Deadline is May 10, 2024

Step 1: Download Application

Be detail oriented!

Make sure you collect all documents, medical releases, and recommendations.

Only complete applications will be considered.

Step 2: Collect Documents, Signatures, and Write Essay

Don't over think it! Keep the essay short and to the point.

That said, don't wait! Collecting signatures, recommendations, and medical release takes time.

Step 3: Submit Your Documents

You are welcome to take pictures and email the pages, or drop everything in the mail to the address on the application.

Be sure to include a copy of your drivers license, permit, state id, or passport. Email us if you do not have one of these options.

Double check yourself! You can send several emails, just make sure you send us everything!

Step 4: Pay Your Application Fee

Your are responsible for the $50 application fee.

If you are not selected, you will receive a $25 refund.

Step 5: Acceptance/Not Acceptance | Pay Camp Fee

You will receive an email stating your acceptance/not acceptance.

Upon acceptance, you will need to contact your local Kiwanis club or other sponsor/grant source. The sponsor will come to this site to pay your camp fee (or mail a check). The balance is $700.

We can assist you in finding your local Kiwanis club.

If you are not accepted, we will refund you $25. Juniors, please apply again next year.



The total cost for camp is $750.

$50 is the responsibility of the participant.

The balance of $700 can be sponsored by your local Kiwanis club, or other community sponsorship program. Upon acceptance to the program, if you need help connecting you to your Kiwanis club representative, we can help.

Camp includes:

(2) Uniform t-shirt with participant last name on back

(1) Uniform sweatshirt with last name on back

 (1) Uniform baseball hat

(1) PT gym shorts

Lodging and meals for the week and all activities.

Participants are responsible for transportation to and from camp.

Dress code:

Cadettes are expected to wear jeans, belts, and exercise appropriate shoes. They are provided a packing list.

For High School, Juniors and Seniors
interested in a Career in Law Enforcement

2024 Camp Important Dates:

Applications Due:

May 10, 2024

Report to Camp with Parent or Guardian:

Sunday, August 11, 2024, 1 pm

Parent/Guardian Tour and Orientation, 1 pm

Open House & Graduation:

Families and sponsors are encouraged to attend!

Saturday, August 17, 2024, 11 am


Washington State Patrol Academy

631 W. Dayton Airport Rd.

Shelton, WA 98584

Kiwanis Youth Law Enforcement Camp

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