BAYCAT Youth Media Program: Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Can I fill out a paper application?
A: Applications are only accepted on the BAYCAT website.
Q: What can I expect after I apply online?
A: The Academy team will review your application. If we are able to offer you a spot in the term, a member of the team will contact you using the email address provided in your application.
Q: How are students selected to participate in BAYCAT?
A: Youth applications are reviewed on a first come, first served basis. BAYCAT prioritizes returning students, students and families who identify as low-income, students who reside in the SF Bay Area and students who attend SFUSD schools. At this time, BAYCAT can only accept students who are in grades 6th – 12th.
Q:Can I apply to BAYCAT if I am not in middle school or high school?
A: At this time, BAYCAT can only provide programming for middle and high school youth (grades 6th – 12th).