The Junior Commissioner Project, started in 1993, is a mentorship project of the Commission on the Status of Women. This nationally recognized, ground-breaking project is designed to develop and mentor high school youth for future leadership roles in our community. Junior Commissioners are selected each spring for a term that runs concurrent with the following school year. Junior Commissioners may be eligible for school credit for their participation.
Acceptance into the program is based on a written application and an interview process. The application period for the 2018-2019 term that beings in August, 2018 is now open. Applications from high school students ages 14 to 18 will be accepted throughMonday, February 19, 2018.Interviews will be held March 5, March 7, and March 12 from 5.00-8.00pm, and March 10 from 10.00am-3.00pm.
Commissioner Carrie Castro, Co-Project Manager
Commissioner Leticia Padilla, Co-Project Manager