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1315 10th St
Sacramento, CA 95814

July 27 - July 30

The Muslim Youth Leadership Program is an intensive, four-day retreat in Sacramento designed to introduce American Muslim high school students to the areas of media, law, and government–avenues that shape public opinion and public policy.

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The MYLP students will:

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of California’s legislative process
  • Sharpen leadership skills, gain valuable campaign and organizing tools
  • Make new friends with other students from across California
  • Meet elected officials and improve networking skill
  • Receive hands-on training in the areas of civic engagement and media advocacy
  • Mock legislature at the State Capitol (serve as a senator for a day and debate important public policy issues ranging from elections, education, and public safety)

Where: The program takes place in Sacramento.

When: Thursday, July 27, 2023, to Sunday, July 30, 2023

Who: Muslim high school students from across California.

  • The deadline for submitting a student application is Sunday, May 21, 2023.
  • Student applications submitted after the deadline will be placed on a waitlist.

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Advisor Recruitment

MYLP relies on the support of young leaders in our community to serve as advisors during the program. All advisors are assigned to a group of 3 to 4 students and are responsible for creating a welcoming and safe environment. Interested college students and young professionals should submit their applications by Sunday, May 21, 2023.

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July 27
July 30


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California State Capitol
1315 10th St
Sacramento, CA 95814
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