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Due to an overwhelming amount of interest, we have decided to extend the deadlines for CHCI’s R2L NextGen Program. Apply now and don’t miss your chance to be a part of this week-long leadership and civic engagement program for high school students currently in 9th, 10th, and 11th grades.
CHCI will bring 40-50 Latino high school students to D.C. to learn about how the Federal Government works, meet key leaders, visit historic sites and develop a deeper understanding of how they can affect positive change in their communities and their nation– ALL EXPENSES PAID!.
Extended Deadline: Friday, March 25, 2016 at 11:59 pm EST
Atlanta: In order to be eligible to apply, students must reside in Fulton or DeKalb County.
Chicago: In order to be eligible to apply, student must reside in Cook County.
East and South Bay, California: In order to be eligible to apply, students must live in Alameda or Santa Clara County.
Phoenix: In order to be eligible to apply, students must reside in Maricopa County.
Extended Deadline: Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 11:59 pm EST
Dallas: In order to be eligible to apply, students must reside in Dallas or Tarrant County.
Students who wish to apply must:
- Be a current 9th, 10th, or 11th grade student
- Demonstrate interest in learning more about civic engagement
- Reside in one of the following geographic regions identified for eligibility, including: Atlanta • Chicago • Dallas/Fort Worth • Phoenix • and Southern California
Click here to start your application now! To learn more, visit http://www.chci.org.