Wednesday, August 28, 2019

U.S. Senate Youth Applications Now Available!


North Carolina’s application process for this year’s United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) officially opened Thursday, August 1, 2019!  

The United States Senate Youth Program is a scholarship program that provides an educational opportunity for juniors and seniors interested in pursuing college coursework in history or political science.  Student delegates who win the $10,000 scholarship and attend the week-long event in Washington, D.C. March will hear major policy addresses by Senators, cabinet members and directors from other federal agencies.  
  • North Carolina applications will be available August 1 through October 6, 2019. 
  • Deadline for submission is 11:59 p.m. Sunday, October 6, 2019.
  • Information and applications may be found at