24th Annual National Student Leadership Congress
June 8-13, 2013 | American University, Washington, D.C.
Request for Student Applications
Talent Search, Upward Bound and Upward Bound Math/Science Directors
— It’s time to nominate your outstanding rising juniors or seniors to serve as delegates to the Council for Opportunity in Education’s National Student Leadership Congress (NSLC). Please select students who are ready for a challenging and intensive learning experience. It is important that student representatives come prepared for the rigors of a program that includes full schedules, requires open minds, and ensures leadership growth.
The registration fee
which includes housing, meals, admission fees for tours, NSLC t-shirts, and transportation while the student is in Washington D.C. The registration fee is an allowable project expense (OMB Circular A-21/A-122
). The sending project is also responsible for travel expenses and making travel arrangements to Washington D.C. — Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) and Washington, D.C. (WAS) Amtrak Union Station only.
The Delegate Application
(.pdf) and registration fees are both due
by April 5, 2013
. We will not be able to accept late or incomplete applications and will end
registration once 150
completed applications and accompanying registration fees
Send the application and a check, purchase order, or credit card information for the $1200
registration fee to the following address — Council for Opportunity in Education, National Student Leadership Congress
, 1025 Vermont Avenue, N.W., Suite 900, Washington, D.C. 20005-3516.
Accepting Summer Counselor Applications
TRIO project staff are invited to apply for positions as counselors for this exciting student leadership development program. This is an opportunity to come to Washington, D.C. and contribute to a major initiative. It is a great time to facilitate a memorable week for a special group of TRIO students.
All TRIO staff are welcome to apply but preference will be given to staff who have experience working with pre-college students and summer residential programs and past NSLPs. To apply to be a summer counselor for the National Student Leadership Congress, please click here
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Heath Alexander by phone at (202) 347-7430 or e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org