United States Senate Youth Program

WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST FOUNDATION
90 New Montgomery Street, Suite 1212
San Francisco, CA 94105-4504
Phone: (415) 543-4057 or (800) 841-7048
Fax: (415) 243-0760
Email: USSYP@hearstfdn.org


APPLICATIONS MAY ONLY BE ACQUIRED THROUGH YOUR HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL OR STATE LEVEL EDUCATION ADMINISTRATORS. REFER TO THE SELECTION CONTACT PAGE.

The 46th Anniversary United States Senate Youth Program, established in 1962 by U.S. Senate Resolution, will be held in Washington, D. C., from March 1 - 8, 2008. Two student leaders from each state, the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense Education Activity will spend a week in Washington experiencing their national government in action. Delegates will hear major policy addresses by senators, cabinet members, officials for the Departments of State and Defense and directors of federal agencies, as well as participate in a meeting with a Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court. Each delegate will be awarded a $5,000 College Scholarship for undergraduate studies.

The William Randolph Hearst Foundation will pay all expenses for the Washington Week, including transportation, hotel accommodations and meals.






National Advisory List of Student Contests and Activities for 2007-2008

The National Association of Secondary School Principals has placed this program on the NASSP National Advisory List of Student Contests and Activities for 2007-2008.

www.principals.org

$5,000 COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
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Youth Program Co-Chairs in PDF format
Please download the United States Senate
Youth Program Yearbook in PDF format to view
Senator Susan M. Collins of Maine with Delegates, Jennie D’amico (left) and Haili Muse (right) United States Senate Youth Program ~ 2007 Yearbook