Columbus Youth Council
[COLUMBUS, OH] Council is accepting applications for the Columbus Youth
Council. The program gives select Columbus City Schools juniors and seniors the
opportunity to learn about city government, and how they can become stewards in
Students participating in the program will receive
lessons dealing with topics such as the structure of city government, economic development, how municipalities function, and much more.
During their term, students will:
- Gain a greater understanding of city government and how
local leaders make a difference.
- Enhance civic engagement and local leadership skills
- Earn hours toward their high school volunteer
- Take a trip to Washington DC to lobby state and federal