Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF)
Learn about the legislative branch of the U.S. government.
Build leadership and civic engagement skills.
Take part in workshops and simulations.
Tour historical landmarks.
Meet with Minnesota's members of Congress.
Meet youth from across the country.
- Application deadline: December 10, 2018 - however, space fills on a first-come, first-served basis
- Fee to participate: $1800-$2000 - final cost will be determined in January
- Trip dates: June 22-29, 2019
- Eligibility: Youth attendees must have completed their first year of high school and be at least 14 years old by June 23, 2019, and no older than 19 by July 2, 2019
Youth applicants and parents/guardians should review the additional program information before applying online.
Youth apply online at http://z.umn.edu/cwf-app.
If you need the application in an alternate format, please contact Jacquie Lonning.
Adult chaperones are also invited to apply. Chaperones should review the chaperone information (http://z.umn.edu/cwf-chaperone-info).
Chaperones apply online at http://z.umn.edu/chaperone-app.