TFI Youth Leadership Retreat (August 14-18th)
Muslim Youth Engagement: Building Civic Consciousness
This five-day retreat, held in the greater Washington DC area, is a wonderful opportunity for American Muslim college students who want to gain a better understanding of the space they occupy in the current political climate. In an era where the Muslim identity is politicized, it is absolutely vital to evaluate the approach to political and civic engagement, particularly among youth activists. In this retreat, participants will be exposed to the multidisciplinary approach in government and political involvement, which includes:
Candidates of this program must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program in the US or Canada.
The TFI Youth Leadership Retreat is a five day seminar and hands-on workshop in the greater Washington DC area.
Arrival date: Sunday, August 13, 2017
Program Start Date: Monday, August 14, 2017
Program End Date: Friday, August 18, 2017
Application Deadline: June 30, 2017
No application OR tuition fee!
*The retreat includes 5-Night Hotel Lodging, Breakfast at Hotel, Tours and Meals
500 Grove Street
Herndon, VA 20170
*Retreat participants will be responsible for their own transportation to and from Herndon.*
HERE is a program for 2017 TFI Youth Leadership Retreat.
(details will be added as they become available)
We will provide information for an internship opportunity to engaged and active participants throughout the retreat as well as certificates for successful completion of the program. There are limited seats available.
Interested students should APPLY NOW!
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