Congratulations to Aaron Braddock of Carlsbad and Miriam
Wallstrom of Los Alamos-
New Mexico's USSYP
Click here to download the 2018 Press Release
United States Senate Youth Program:
United States Senate Youth Program a national initiative
to provide a yearly opportunity for talented young people with demonstrated interest in public service to deepen their
interest and understanding of America's political processes and encourage their commitment to political leadership.
The United States Senate Youth Program brings the highest-level
officials from each branch of government together with a competitively select group of high-school students ---two
high school juniors or seniors from each of the fifty states, the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense Education Activity-during
an intensive week-long educational program held in Washington, D. C. In addition, each student receives a one-time
college scholarship with encouragement to pursue coursework in history and political science. Now in it
fifty-sixth year, the program has been fully funded since inception by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation as part of the Foundation's
commitment to preparing young people for citizenship and leadership .
Visit www.ussenateyouth.org to download further information.
Applications for the 2017-2018 USSY Program are now