About the Academy
This summer, the Close Up Foundation is partnering with Georgetown University to offer the Leaders in Advocacy Academy. The program, which will be fully virtual and remote, will bring together a diverse group of students from around the world for an intensive exploration of various strategies for organizing people and influencing policy. Students will leave the program well-equipped to take on leadership roles at school, in their local community, and on the global stage.
What the Program Offers:
The Leaders in Advocacy Academy is a virtual program in which students will hear from experts and participate in workshops through Zoom classes. Students are required to have access to a computer and an internet connection. If you would like to participate in the program but these are not accessible, please contact the Georgetown University Summer Program Office.
Dates: June 12-18, 2022
Time: TBD (Most days are full days of classes/workshops/speakers with a lunch break.)
Eligibility: High-school-aged students (must be 15 years old by June 12). International students are also encouraged to apply. No previous leadership experience is required.
Estimated Tuition: $1,895
FAQs: Answers to your frequently asked questions can be found on Georgetown’s website.