|Congresswoman Veronica Escobar started the Texas’ 16th Congressional District’s Congressional Youth Advisory Council (CYAC) as a leadership opportunity for high school students with an interest in public service and the legislative process. The CYAC offers a unique opportunity for student to learn about the federal government, debate policy, and participate in an interactive experience. The CYAC will work with Congresswoman Veronica Escobar’s office to research topics and bills while collaborating alongside their peers. All students living in the district and in grades 9-12 are eligible to apply.
The Office of Congresswoman Veronica Escobar is currently accepting applications for our 2023-2024 Youth Advisory Council. The application deadline is Thursday, August 31st at 5:00 PM.
There will be 6 scheduled meetings for the class of 2023-2024 (Dates are TBD and may be subject to change).
Please fill out the online form below to be considered for the Congressional Youth Advisory Council. The following documents will need to be attached to the form:
There is a maximum file upload size of 500KB for all documents combined. If your combined file size is greater than 500KB, please email all documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- November 2023
- December 2023
- January 2024
- February 2024
- March 2024
- April 2024
- May 2024
Questions? Please contact Olga Avant-Mier at Olga.Avant-Mier@mail.house.gov or call our district office at (915) 541-1400.
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