Young Leader of the Month
The 2013 High School Latino Leaders in D.C. application is now open!
Do you know a current high school freshman, sophomore, or junior? Then encourage them to apply for CHCI’s High School Latino Leaders in D.C. program! From now through Monday, April 8th, 2013, high school leaders from specific cities can submit their applications to this wonderful and exiting program.
Selected participants will travel to Washington, D.C. during the week of July 14-19, 2013, to gain expansive knowledge about our democratic process, engage with Latino community leaders, and explore the nation’s capitol. This program is made possible at no cost to participants with the support of founding sponsor State Farm Insurance, as well as Southwest Airlines, the Official Airline Sponsor of the 2013 Leadership Development Programs. The program is held in partnership with the Close Up Foundation.
In order to be eligible to apply, students must reside in one of the following geographic regions identified for eligibility:
|Chicago, IL||New York, NY|
|Dallas, TX||Phoeniz, AZ|
|Los Angeles, CA||San Antonio, TX|
|Merced/Fresno, CA||Washington, DC|
In addition to fulfilling the regional requirements, applicants must also:
- Be a current 9th, 10th, or 11th grade student
- Demonstrate interest in learning more about civic engagement
Applications are due Monday, April 8, 2013 by 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time. To learn more about CHCI’s High School Latino Leaders in DC program visit: www.chci.org/hslldc. Students can apply online at: http://apply.chci.org/
For questions about the program, contact Evelyn Garcia Morales, Manager of Educational Enrichment Programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Past Young Leaders of Today
Daniel Hernandez Jr.
Armando Raul Mendez
Higinio Turrubiates, Jr.
Ana Rosa Martinez
Eugenia (Gina) Murillo
Brenda Lizzet Lopez
Elena Carolina Svetlana Arciniega
Rene Octavio Valenzuela
Rosangela Serrano Morales
Isaac Guillermo Lara
Angie Lizeth Cruz