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National High School Leadership Conference

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Jul 11 - Jul 14, 2018
9:00 am
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Young America’s Foundation’s Gratia Houghton Rinehart National High School Leadership Conference is an exciting four-day gathering of high school students eager to learn and be inspired by conservative ideas. By attending this crash-course in conservatism, you will get to talk with some of the Conservative Movement’s brightest minds, be inspired by their stories and insights, meet like-minded peers from across the country, receive invaluable resources, and even take a tour of the national monuments dedicated to our nation’s Founding Fathers.

THE BENEFITS:

  • Learn from top strategists and leaders in the Conservative Movement about how to champion your principles at your school & beyond!
  • Meet and network with like-minded students and participate in discussion with fellow students
  • Tour our nation's capitol
  • Interact with your conservative heroes
  • Receive valuable resource  materials
  • Improve your critical thinking and debate skills
  • Become a young leader in the Conservative Movement

THE COST:  The conference fee ($100 if you register by July 6, $175 if you register after) includes three nights in the dormitories at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center, conference tuition, materials, and meals from Wednesday dinner through Saturday breakfast. While books are sometimes provided, most are sold at the conference, so you will need extra money if you plan to purchase the speakers’ books to have signed. Leave extra room in your suitcase, as we often give out SWAG!

THE DETAILS:  Click here to download all the details.

NEED TRAVEL ASSISTANCE?  Yes—travel assistance may be available on a case-by-case basis for those with demonstrable financial need. Please email a brief essay (no more than a page) to travel@yaf.org that includes:

• Language regarding your financial need
• What you hope to gain by attending the conference
• Your travel plans
• The expected amount of your travel plans and the amount you are requesting. (For example, Expected travel costs from LAX to IAD $500. I am requesting $200 in assistance.)

We will not consider your request until we receive this completed essay.

Please note that travel assistance is not guaranteed, and is allocated on a case-by-case basis. Incomplete essays will not be considered. Travel assistance essays are due no later than June 11, but are issued first come first served.

STILL HAVE QUESTIONS? Please click on this link.

APPLICATION FORM: This conference is sold out. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please click here.

National 4-H Conference Center
7100 Connecticut Avenue
Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815

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