Thank you for your interest in ANCA Rising Leaders: Career Development and Civic Education 101 - the latest in a series of ANCA national and regional programs devoted to expanding youth engagement and empowering their exploration of careers in policy, politics and media in Washington, DC and across the U.S.
The ANCA has teamed up with the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF) Eastern and Western Regions and the Georgetown University Armenian Students Association (Georgetown ASA) in hosting this inaugural student-focused event.
The program will take place Sunday, March 22nd through Tuesday, March 24th in Washington, DC and is designed for Armenian American university students and recent graduates. Washington, DC area Armenian American high school seniors are also welcome to participate. ANCA group housing accommodations are available for youth 18 and over.
The seminar program is as follows:
Sunday, March 22nd: A day of interactive presentations by the ANCA Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway Program Advisory Committee (CGPAC) focusing on career search fundamentals from resume preparation and networking 101 to an overview of the Washington, DC internship and job market.
Monday, March 23rd: Meetings with policy, politics and media professionals on careers in the nation’s Capital followed by an extended session with ANCA team members on advancing community priorities on the federal, state and local level.
Tuesday, March 24th: A full day of Capitol Hill discussions with legislators and staff on strengthening U.S.-Armenia ties, supporting Artsakh freedom and securing justice for the Armenian Genocide.
Throughout the program, ample opportunities will be provided to explore Washington, DC and make new friends.
To register, please fill out the form below and choose your participation option.
1) The "Accommodations and Participation Fee of $100" includes the program fee, 3 days of accommodations (arriving Sunday, March 10th departing Wednesday, March 12th) in a shared group housing situation, coordinated by the ANCA, some meals, and local transportation during the seminar.
2) The "Participation Fee of $25" includes the program fee, some meals, and local transportation during the seminar.
Participants in need of financial assistance should mark the box below. The ANCA will follow up on requests and provide assistance based on availability and need.
The agenda for the three-day seminar will be posted in upcoming days. For additional information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org .
We look forward to seeing you in Washington, DC!
ANCA Programs Director
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