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NALEO Summer Legislative Intern Program

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials adn Shell Oil Company are proud to sponsor the Summer Legislative Intership Program an opportunity for future Latino leaders across the country. The program provides youn Latino undergraduate students with the opportunity to get hands on experience in policy making at the federal, state and local levels of government. Students receive a $1,500 stipend and transportation to and from Philadelphia and Washington D.C. Below you will find the program outline and fro more detailed information and/or to download and application check to NALEO Web Site.

Program Outline:

*Wee one -- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Visit to City Council

     Visit and meet with service providing Community Based Organizations.

      Participate in NALEO Annula Conference

*Week Two -- Washington, D.C.

      Congressional Internship Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.

       Meet with Cabinet Secretary

       Meet with high ranking Latino Appointed Officails in the Administration

       Meet with Latino Advocacy Organizations and Latino Media

*Week Tree - Six -- Home State/P>

       Local Internship Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The 1999 SLIP program is already off to a great start. We are now moving into the intense outreach mode. We have extended the DEADLINE to March 12, 1999, they must be received by this date. For an application or if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Artie Blanco by phone or E-mail, (202) 546-2536 or ablanco@naleo.org The dates for the 1999 program is June 14- July 23, 1999.