Youth In Government Day

Youth in Government Day


Through this innovative and interactive program, students in Rosemead get a first-hand look at how government works! The program is designed to get students involved in government on a local level. Selected students will participate in 
shadow day, shadowing City Officials and staff, and on the second day, a City tour and mock City Council meeting will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall. Subjects addressed each day may include matters such as community engagement, decisions on infrastructure, and budget. Youth in Government Day builds political acumen and self-confidence through public speaking and interaction. 

For a
n opportunity to participate in this special two-day event, students must complete an online application before February 17th

Participant Requirements:

-Must be a High School Junior or Senior

- Live in the City of Rosemead - Address will be verified

- Be in good academic standing

- Be available on both March 17
th (Shadow Day from 3:00 p.m.to 6:00 p.m.) and April 7th (Youth in Government Day - Tour and Mock City Council Meeting from 12:00 p.m.to 7:00 p.m.)

 
     To apply for the program, please complete the application below: