One event on June 15, 2019 at 12:00am
The Autistic Self Advocacy Network is now accepting applications for the 2019 Autism Campus Inclusion (ACI) Leadership Academy!
Please submit a completed application by the end of the day (midnight) on Sunday, February 24th, 2019 to Haley Outlaw at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ACI helps Autistic students learn to make their college campuses better for people with disabilities. ACI participants learn about making student groups, understanding disability policy, and talking to people in power. During ACI, all participants go to the U.S. Capitol to talk to their Senators and Representatives about policies important to the disability community. After the Academy, students get help from ASAN to meet their advocacy goals at their college.
Past students have learned new skills and information about:
ACI participants will travel to Washington D.C. from June 15th to June 22nd, 2019. ASAN pays for travel and rooms for all ACI students.
If you need assistance or accommodations at any stage, or have any questions about ACI, please contact Haley Outlaw at email@example.com.
To apply for Autism Campus Inclusion (ACI), you must:
We especially encourage students of color, LGBT students, low-income students, students with intellectual disabilities, AAC users, and students from other marginalized communities to apply.