The Institute for Responsible Citizenship is currently accepting applications for its summer leadership program in Washington, DC. The Institute provides America’s best and brightest African American male college students with unparalleled networking opportunities, leadership development, and life long mentorship.

• Exposure to congressmen, Supreme Court justices, doctors, business executives, educators, and other influential leaders
• Rigorous academic seminars
• Roundtable discussions, including seminars on leadership development
• High‐level internships around Washington, DC
• Activities that promote strong bonds with each other

• The program runs from June 5 to July 31, 2010
• Students must commit to two‐summers
• Housing is paid for by the Institute
• Students work at paid internships based on their career interest

You should be a college sophomore to apply. The Institute does not have a GPA requirement. However, the median GPA for recent classes is 3.65. An applicant’s GPA is not the only criterion that is evaluated during the admissions process. Campus involvement, awards earned, athletics, and volunteer work are also important factors.

The application can be found on the web at
Applications must be received, not postmarked, by the deadline.

Inquiries should be directed to or (202) 659‐2831.