By Kyle Jillson | January 20 2015 14:00

High school sophomores and juniors, get your application in now for the once in a lifetime trip to Washington D.C. this summer

2014 NRA Youth Education Summit class

Fairfax, Virginia – The application deadline for this summer's National Youth Education Summit, an expenses paid weeklong educational experience in Washington, D.C., is February 1. Open to high school sophomores and juniors, the July 27 - August 2, 2015 summit is a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the D.C. area and compete for $30,000 in college scholarships through participation in the program’s events.

The National Youth Education Summit (Y.E.S.) encourages young adults to become active and knowledgeable citizens by learning about the Constitution and Bill of Rights, the federal government and the importance of being active in civic affairs. Activities on the agenda include meeting with members of Congress, hearing from guest speakers at NRA Headquarters, participating in competitive debates, touring historic sites and monuments in the DC Metro area and more.

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