Citizenship North Carolina Focus
On June 13 – 15, 2018, youth 14 – 18 can participate in hands-on workshops, panel discussions, distinguished speakers, and open discussion to help them discover how government impacts your everyday life, and how you can impact government in return. Youth will learn about state government, working with public officials, hear from prominent North Carolina officials, and visit legislators.
Those interested in applying for this opportunity should demonstrate interest in citizen involvement and/or local issues, have experience and/or interest in speaking before groups of peers, take a leadership role in their communities, be prepared to wear business attire during most of the 3 day conference, and present about the Conference at a County Council Meeting after returning home.
The cost is $200 and applications are due by May 1. Download the application