2019 Young Legislators Program



Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva seeks bright, self-motivated, energetic high school sophomores and juniors to serve as a Young Legislator.

The Young Legislator program gives students the opportunity to learn the inner workings of state government and the legislative process. The Young Legislators members will meet on a regular basis to discuss issues important to their communities, share ideas on youth related issues, and explore the possibility of a career in public service.

This Free Program Offers Students:

· Leadership Development Training

· Community Service Opportunities

· Knowledge of the Legislative Process

· Interaction with Community Leaders


· Must be a high school sophomore or junior who resides in California's 65th Assembly District

· Attend 80% of the program sessions to receive a certificate of completion 

· Volunteer for a minimum of five events hosted by the Assemblywoman's office

· Attend a city council meeting and a school board meeting


Download the application, here: 2019 YL Program Application.pdf


For more information, please contact our district office:

Josef Holper or Claudia Pena

(714) 521-6505 

Or stop by our district office on the campus of Gilbert West High School
6855 La Palma Ave, Buena Park, CA 90620