The application period to be a JCrew for EDGE 2023 has closed.

Please reach out to Cordelia at with any questions.


  • By Saturday, November 30, 2022, send in your short answer application (see questions below)
  • By December 20, 2022, have someone in your school, volunteer organization, or work community who is familiar with your leadership skills send a letter of recommendation to
    • Note: Email Letter of Recommendation as a PDF with Email Subject and File Name as "[First Name] [Last Name]'s Letter of Recommendation.")
  • By March 2020, complete a phone interview.
  • Attend the JCrew Training Day in April 2023. 
  • Attain 100 hours of community service before May 2023.
  • Recruit a sophomore from your school to attend EDGE 2020.

Short Answer Application Questions

  1. Why do you want to be a JCrew?
  2. Describe why EDGE is important to you. How has it/will it affect you in your daily life and school?
  3. Tell us about a time you were a role model to someone? How did that relationship impact you and the other person?
  4. What do you think are your best leadership qualities and how will they aid you in becoming a JCrew?
  5. How will you fulfill your 100 hours of community service?


Please send any questions via email to