The East-West Center-Sasakawa USA Congressional Staff Program on Asia is a bipartisan educational certificate program, which aims to equip Congressional staffers with greater knowledge of US-Asia policy in order to better understand America’s role in and engagement with this dynamic region and the policy implications that will directly engage Congress. It also provides and opportunity for participants to expand their network of congressional colleagues who are involved in similar issues, while engaging leading experts and officials on a range of policy-relevant topics.
This semester-long certificate program consists of a weekly series of eight, one-hour luncheon lectures, held at a Capitol Hill location on during June and July of 2017. Certificates of Completion will be awarded to participants who attend a minimum of six of the eight sessions.
We are accepting applications now through May 1, 2017, for the Summer 2017 class.
Click here for more information and to APPLY to the Congressional Staff Program on Asia.