How To Apply

Application Process

Once you have submitted the online form you will be redirected to the full MCA application to print off, complete and return by mail. [This application is a PDF. Free Adobe download]  All directions for completing the application are included in the cover letter of the application.

You may also obtain an application by calling 1-800-529-7700 or by picking one up from your local high school guidance office, local juvenile probation department or local DHHR office.  No referrals are necessary.

  • The Academy is unable to accept court-ordered youth.
  • Teens must volunteer to attend.
  • The Academy offers four classes annually, January, April, July and October.
  • Applications are accepted on a first-come first-serve basis.

Return applications to:

Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy
P.O. Box 586
Kingwood, WV 26537