If you are interested in having your child attend the program starting in August 2019, please complete the application form on line. If the form is unresponsive you can click on the application below and tell your computer to print it out. Then you can answer the questions in writing and submit it by email to
after scanning it into your computer.
Or you can mail it to PO Box 30843, Columbia, MO 65205. You can also email us and we can send you the link for the application form as well.
You will be contacted by phone to further discuss your childs' enrollment needs such as transportation support, academic needs and start date. Families will be contacted based on available space and in the order of the date of application.
Please download and print the Agreement & Consent form. Complete the forms and submit it as part of your application. You will be contacted once it is received.
College Student Volunteer Positions
College Student & Organization Leader options are a way for students and organizations to offer special presentations, mentoring activities, or special event type activities where children enrolled in the program can be brought to campus or the group comes to the program site.
Persons interested in pursuing leadership options can apply for Hero Track positions. Management positions in Data Analysis, Marketing, and MathUp! requires a two semester commitment qualifying participants for a Hero Award for each year of participation and is presented upon their final graduating semester. Skill Development Leader positions are a one semester commitment (after having serve one term as a volunteer which then qualifies participants to be presented an award at the end of each term.
Service Learning is another option for involvement as a volunteer where a student can earn college credit for service as described below.
Tutors can serve once or twice a week for 15- 20 hrs. minimum on a Tuesday or Thursday between 4:30-6:00 p.m. Skill Development Leaders serve once a week for the length of the term on a Tuesday or Thursday with an option to serve on a Monday or Wednesday as an enrichment leader between 4:30-6:00 p.m.
The Marketing Team ( 15 hr. minimum) handles real day to day responsibilities for social media, website management, graphic art design, special event production.
The Data Management Team (15 hr. minimum) handles real data entry, reporting, and analysis responsibilities.
The Fund Development Team (15 hr. minimum) supports the efforts of the Fund Raising committee and Donor Development activities.
Special Project Team (35 hrs+) allows for an immersion experience in organizational development, project management, or special event planning.
The Enrichment Team provide focused activities for the youth in Swimming, Robotics, Yoga, Dance, Basketball, and Mentoring. There is no limit to what can be provided as long as a leader can be obtained for the series of activities provided.
The application form can not be completed via a cell phone. Please contact us if you need to receive a printed version of the application form.
GAP Academic Support & Enrichment for the Spring term ends on May 9th, 2019. If you are interested in volunteering with the program, please complete the application below. If you have any difficulty in completing the application, please email us at to request a link to be sent directly to you to complete the form.
Math Up! (8th - 12th grade students) return for service September 10, 2019. Academic Support and Enrichment (3rd-7th grade students) return for service on September 24, 2019. Community and College student volunteers are needed. Service learning volunteers should begin as early as possible to achieve their community goal for service hours.
Please download and print the Volunteer Agreement form. Complete the form and submit it with a 1 page resume as part of your application. You will be contacted once it is received.