Thursday, November 12, 2009
Angelo Del Toro Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute
The Manhattan/Staten Island BETAC at Hunter College invites you to nominate students in grades 11 and 12 to participate in the 2009 Angelo Del Toro Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute. This innovative program, sponsored by the NYS Senate/Assembly Puerto Rican/Hispanic Task Force and the New York State Education Department, engages students in developing valuable leadership skills and in gaining understanding of the NYS legislative process. Selected students will attend a Saturday Institute in Albany where they will participate in a mock assembly and interact with legislators at the annual Somos El Futuro Legislative Conference.
For a detailed overview of this innovative program and its different phases, please refer to the official website click on to this link http://prhyli.org/ or you can copy and paste it to the browser. You can also click here for the student application packet, checklist, as well as a flyer.
THE DEADLINE FOR STUDENT APPLICATIONS IS NOVEMBER 25TH, 2009.