Youth & Parent Summit
The Youth and Parent Summit is a two-day event held each June and sponsored by the Virginia Department of Education and the Partnership for People with Disabilities. Youth with disabilities from across the Commonwealth meet to network and discuss issues of importance to youth and young adults with disabilities.
During the Summit, participants work in groups facilitated by I’m Determined Youth Leaders to discover how the core components of self-determination can be applied to their lives. Summit attendees are expected to return to their home schools and communities to share the self-determination message.
When: June 13-15, 2018
Where: James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Who: Virginia youth with disabilities ages 13-21 and parent(s)
Application Due Date: 5:00 pm on March 9th, 2018
Reference Due Date: 5:00 pm on March 12th, 2018
Applications will be reviewed and acceptance letters will be emailed by March 31st.
How do I apply?
Students are encouraged to apply as early as they can. Click the button below to go to the application.
Days Until 2018 Youth & Parent Summit!