The Rio Grande Foundation is pleased to announce that it is working with The Bill of Rights Institute to publicize this upcoming program.
The Bill of Rights Institute is pleased to offer 2 FULL scholarships (each a $1,500 value each) for New Mexico students to attend the Constitutional Academy this summer. This premier program for high school students to study the Constitution will be held in Washington, D.C. July 9-14, 2012.
The program explores the Founding principles of limited government, freedom of religion, and economic liberty to name a few. While in D.C. students will explore the Capitol, Mount Vernon, the National Archives, and other sites while in D.C. and have reading discussions with college professors. For more information please visit their website at www.billofrightsinstitute.org, or contact Michelle Griffes at (703) 894-1776, ext. 15.