Now in its 39th year, the National Conservative Student Conference will educate and inspire college students with the principles of individual freedom, a free-market economy, a strong national defense, and traditional values.
Students hear from policy leaders, authors, and activists who cover a broad array of topics —just blocks away from the National Mall and our National Monuments, and learn the best ways to stand up for and advance conservative ideas on campus just in time for the start of your fall semester!
2017 Speakers: Speakers will be posted as they are confirmed. Please check page often.
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The Cost: The tuition fee is $195. Apply before May 31 and pay only $100! This fee includes conference tuition, materials, meals, and 5 nights' lodging. It's a phenomenal deal, especially considering that the actual cost for each student is more than $2,000. Generous supporters of Young America's Foundation have made it possible for students to attend the event at such a subsidized rate.
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Financial Assistance: A limited amount of financial assistance is available to those with demonstrable financial need. Please review the details for more information on applying for assistance.
“After attending the National Conservative Student Conference, I feel more prepared to become an active conservative on my campus against the liberal majority. The conference has increased my personal confidence and supplied me with the information I need to combat the ridiculous views of the Left.” -L. Voges, College of William and Mary
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Dr. Burt Folsom is a professor of history at Hillsdale College, a fine institution that takes no federal funds and turns out about 300 graduates each year. He is also a columnist and the historian-in-residence at the Foundation for Economic Education in Irvington, New York. Dr. Folsom has written several books including The Myth of the…
Walter E. Williams, the John M. Olin Distinguished Professor of Economics at George Mason University, is a well-known lecturer and social critic respected for his logical discussions of current issues. Formerly a national fellow at the Hoover Institution and a professor at Temple University, he is currently an adjunct scholar at the Heritage Foundation and…
Dinesh D'Souza has had a 25-year career as a writer, scholar, and public intellectual. A former policy analyst in the Reagan White House, D'Souza also served as John M. Olin Fellow at theAmerican Enterprise Institute, and the Robert and Karen Rishwain Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. He served as the president of The…
George F. Allen served the Commonwealth of Virginia for over twenty years, as Governor, in both bodies of the United States Congress, and as a delegate holding Thomas Jefferson’s seat and Assistant Minority Leader in the Virginia General Assembly. Sworn in as Governor in 1994 George Allen brought sweeping reform that made Virginia a national…