Experience Washington like never before
Through Citizenship Washington Focus (CWF), teens experience Washington D.C. like never before. Using the nation’s capital as their classroom, CWF connects young leaders from across the country to gain the skills and experiences to become effective change agents.
To learn more about the CWF 2023 program, download the program agendas below.
CWF 2023 in-person program dates
June 11 - 16
June 18 - 23
Week 3 (CLOSED)
June 25 - 30
July 2 - 7
$1,295 per person for double occupancy (youth or adult)
$1,750 per person for single occupancy (adult)
- High impact programming featuring national experts and leaders along with opportunities for career exploration, using your voice and building connections with teens from across the country.
- Room and board (based on double occupancy for both youth and adults)
- All meals and breaks (excluding state-organized meals and events)
- Support from trained Program Assistants (PA’s)
- D.C. area site visits and all program materials
The Hyatt Regency Bethesda will serve as the home for CWF through 2025!
Located in downtown Bethesda, Maryland, the Hyatt Regency Bethesda is adjacent to the Bethesda metro station, offering convenient and affordable access to many of Washington D.C.’s landmarks, along with shopping, dining and outdoor activities all within walking distance.
Register for Citizenship Washington Focus
Download the code of conduct and media release forms
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