How competitive is Ussyp?

The program is merit-based and highly competitive and the chosen delegates are consistently outstanding.

How do you become a US Senate Youth Program?

Selection will be based on the student’s outstanding abilities and demonstrated qualities of leadership in an elected or appointed high school student office for the entire 2022-2023 school year. The primary purposes of the qualifying leadership position must be representation of a constituency and service to others.

Does the House of Representatives have pages?

In the modern era, pages were nominated by representatives based upon a highly competitive application process. Pages served during the spring and fall semesters of their junior year, as well as during summer sessions before or after their junior year.

How much are Senate pages paid?

Pages are paid on the basis of an annual salary of $25,605. Pages must be citizens of the United States and must have a social security number.

How long is the Senate page program?

There are four sessions of the Senate Page Program. The Fall session runs from early September through mid-January. The spring session runs from mid-January through mid-June. The summer includes two sessions which run three to four weeks long.

What benefits do congressional staffers get?

Health Benefits. CBO employees participate in the Federal Employees Health Benefits program, which offers a range of options for health care coverage.

  • Dental and Vision Benefits.
  • Flexible Spending Accounts.
  • Retirement.
  • Thrift Savings Plan.
  • Annual and Sick Leave.
  • Holidays.
  • Life Insurance.
  • How much do Senate pages get paid?

    Where do Senate pages live in the summer?

    Proctors reside in Webster Hall. Two floors encompass living quarters, one of which is designated for young women, the other for young men. Each floor has a community day room for social activity. Laundry and kitchen facilities are provided within the building.