American Indian High School Programs

Close Up has partnered with American Indian tribes for over 30 years and is proud to offer programs that focus on issues important in Indian Country.

American Indian High School Programs Shadow

Learn to discuss and advocate for important issues!

Close Up has long-standing partnerships with USET and NCAI, as well as a history of developing programs for native and non-native students, including:

  • USET Impact Week Youth Summit: Enhance your understanding of the relationship between tribal nations and the US government, and the role of USET in advocating for tribal nations, while interacting with other USET students, tribal leaders, and delegates.

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  • American Indian and Alaska Native Youth Summit (NCAI): Become an advocate for issues impacting Indian Country and present your solutions to concerns facing your community to NCAI delegates.

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  • American Indian Issues Program: Native and non-native students come together to explore Washington’s famous memorials and institutions and discuss current public policy issues.

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EXPLORE ALL HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS

 

Washington, DC

Learn about American democracy first-hand during this in-depth exploration of the nation’s capital.

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Washington, DC & New York City

Examine the relationship between business and government with visits to two of America’s most important cities!

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Create Your Own Program

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience in DC and other historic sites on the East Coast with this fully-customizable program.

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Premier Election Series

Experience the excitement of the next Presidential Election and Inauguration up close in Washington, DC!

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New Americans Program

Discover our nation’s diverse heritage on this DC program geared to immigrant and migrant students.

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Partner Programs

Explore these programs designed for individual students who want in-depth knowledge of specific policy issues.

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Washington, DC & Williamsburg

Better understand the evolution of American democracy with visits to our nation’s most historic cities.

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Asia Pacific Program 

Learn about the power of foreign policy through an international relations simulation in the heart of Hawaii!

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American Indian Focus Programs

Consider the issues facing Indian Country through one of three exclusive programs offered in the nation’s capital.

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