The African-American Youth Leadership Program (AAYLP), a division of the Research and Policy Institute of California, is seeking applicants for its 2010 African-American Youth Leadership Conference. California high school students eligible to graduate in 2011 or 2012 are invited to apply.

The conference will be held: July 24 – July 31, 2010 at CSU Sacramento.

Housing, meals, program materials and transportation to, from and during the conference site provided at NO COST* to the participants!

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Conference participants will stay in campus housing and be supervised at all times.
This conference offers students training in the following:

-Enhanced leadership skills;
-Strengthened understanding of state and local government;
-Financial responsibility
-Living a balanced life; and
-Career exploration and development.
-Activities Students attending the conference will:
-Attend thought provoking presentations on critical leadership skills;
-Participate in interactive workshops promoting good mental, physical and fiscal health;
-Gain firsthand legislative experience through mock hearings at the State Capitol.
-Eligibility Students are selected based on the following:

Deadline to apply: April 1, 2011

For more information, please contact AAYLP via:
mail: African American Youth Leadership Program
c/o Research and Policy Institute of California
1333 Howe Avenue, Suite 201
Sacramento, CA 95825