45th Anniversary - July 21-25, 2019  - Eastern Illinois University

College, Career, and Resource Fair - Monday, July 22 from 2:00-4:00PM

Join us for the 2019 Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute's College, Career, and Resource Fair! CGTI offers you the opportunity to showcase your organization, products, services and programs to youth and adult mentors who are seeking opportunities to be catalysts for change in their school and community. Pre-registration is required. For more information, click here

Alumni Reunion - Sunday, July 21 from 1:00-3:00PM

The Cebrin Goodman Teen Institute will be hosting our annual alumni reunion for all of the alumni that have participated, volunteered, and been impacted by our amazing prevention programs through the years! For registraiton information and details, click here.

Any questions will be directed to Ashley Webb, Director of Strategic Initiatives, at or call 217.528.7335 ext.12.


Deadline to apply for 2019 Staff has passed.

Click HERE to apply as a middle school participant!

Cost: $359/person through May 30
$389/person May 31-June 30

Click HERE to apply as a high school participant!

Cost: $359/person through May 30
$389/person May 31-June 30

Applications for Youth Staff are no longer being accepted. 

DEADLINE for Youth Staff: May 20

Click HERE to apply as a PALS participant!

Deadline to apply for PALS: May 30
Cost: $359/person through May 30

Click HERE to apply as an adult mentor!

Cost: $359 through May 30 
$389 through May 31 - June 30 
*Mentors can attend for free with a team of 7 or more students.