Emerging Young Leaders

Emerging Young Leaders (EYL) began as the 2010-2014 signature program of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. for middle school girls. Consisting of four AKAademies, the program is designed to extend the vision of the sorority by cultivating and encouraging high scholastic achievement through: 1) Leadership Development, 2) Educational Enrichment 3) Civic Engagement and 4) Character Building.


The Emerging Young Leaders Program develops skills and talents of middle school girls (grades 6th, 7th, and 8th) with potential for becoming leaders within their local communities, as well as in other venues.