Frequently Asked Questions

If you do not find an answer to your question, email applications@clylp.org.

CLYLP Digital

How do I create an account to submit my application?


Follow the steps outlined in the video guided walkthrough or PDF guided walkthrough for creating your account.




I am having trouble signing up for an account, what can I do?


Follow the steps outlined here.

Helpful pointers:

  • Nickname, Username, Email, and should all be the same email address
  • Password must have a minimum of 8 characters and use both numbers and letter
If you are receiving errors attempting to create your account please be sure you've followed the steps above. If you are still receiving errors, please email applications@clylp.org with the error message you are receiving.




I’m having trouble accessing the application after creating my account, what can I do?


  • The “submit application” area will be visible within 24 hours of creating your account. Please wait a minimum of 1 hour after creating your account and return to the application screen. If needed, log out and log in.
  • If after 24 hours you do not see the “submit application” area, email applications@clylp.org for support




Can I edit my application after I submit?


Our current platform does not allow for edits. Please use this checklist to ensure you are prepared to submit. If after submitting you need to provide an additional document please email applications@clylp.org




Can recommenders send their forms directly to CLYLP?


ONLINE APPLICATION:

  • If you are applying online, you must upload the form from your recommender with your application before submission.
PAPER APPLICATION:
  • If you submit a paper application via U.S. mail, you must mail the form from your recommender in the same envelope as your application. The recommendation letter can be sealed in an envelope within the application packet, or simply placed in the packet.
If your recommender prefers to not give you the completed form directly, they may email it as a PDF to applications@clylp.org with the subject link “Recommendation Form - Student Name” The recommender form can be found in English or in Spanish.




Can both my recommenders be educators or community leaders, or do I have to have one of each?


In an effort to learn more about you in various aspects of your life, your recommendation letters should come from each requested categories. If it is not possible to get one from both cateogires, we will accept 2 recommendations from the same category. Please ensure recommenders are completing the required form which can be found here. The form is available in both English and Spanish.




How do I submit my transcript?


ONLINE APPLICATION:

  • If the student is applying online, the student must scan the transcript into a PDF file and upload it to the online application. If the transcript came in a sealed envelope, the document must be opened.
PAPER APPLICATION:
  • If the student is submitting a paper application via U.S. mail, the student must mail the transcript (if it is sealed in an envelope, keep it sealed) together with the rest application materials.




What is the status of my application?


You will receive emails after you submitted your application and as the application is being reviewed.





The Application

How do I create an account to submit my application?


Follow the steps outlined in the video guided walkthrough or PDF guided walkthrough for creating your account.




I am having trouble signing up for an account, what can I do?


Follow the steps outlined here.

Helpful pointers:

  • Nickname, Username, Email, and should all be the same email address
  • Password must have a minimum of 8 characters and use both numbers and letter
If you are receiving errors attempting to create your account please be sure you've followed the steps above. If you are still receiving errors, please email applications@clylp.org with the error message you are receiving.




I’m having trouble accessing the application after creating my account, what can I do?


  • The “submit application” area will be visible within 24 hours of creating your account. Please wait a minimum of 1 hour after creating your account and return to the application screen. If needed, log out and log in.
  • If after 24 hours you do not see the “submit application” area, email applications@clylp.org for support




Can I edit my application after I submit?


Our current platform does not allow for edits. Please use this checklist to ensure you are prepared to submit. If after submitting you need to provide an additional document please email applications@clylp.org




Can recommenders send their forms directly to CLYLP?


ONLINE APPLICATION:

  • If you are applying online, you must upload the form from your recommender with your application before submission.
PAPER APPLICATION:
  • If you submit a paper application via U.S. mail, you must mail the form from your recommender in the same envelope as your application. The recommendation letter can be sealed in an envelope within the application packet, or simply placed in the packet.
If your recommender prefers to not give you the completed form directly, they may email it as a PDF to applications@clylp.org with the subject link “Recommendation Form - Student Name” The recommender form can be found in English or in Spanish.




Can both my recommenders be educators or community leaders, or do I have to have one of each?


In an effort to learn more about you in various aspects of your life, your recommendation letters should come from each requested categories. If it is not possible to get one from both cateogires, we will accept 2 recommendations from the same category. Please ensure recommenders are completing the required form which can be found here. The form is available in both English and Spanish.




How do I submit my transcript?


ONLINE APPLICATION:

  • If the student is applying online, the student must scan the transcript into a PDF file and upload it to the online application. If the transcript came in a sealed envelope, the document must be opened.
PAPER APPLICATION:
  • If the student is submitting a paper application via U.S. mail, the student must mail the transcript (if it is sealed in an envelope, keep it sealed) together with the rest application materials.




What is the status of my application?


You will receive emails after you submitted your application and as the application is being reviewed.





Questions?

Email: applications@clylp.org