'-- Leo Sarkisian Summer Internship and Maral Melkonian Avetisyan Fellowship Application Deadlines March 30, 2020
WASHINGTON, DC — University students interested in advancing Armenian American policy priorities and experiencing first-hand the inner-workings of the nation’s capital are encouraged to apply to the ANCA Leo Sarkisian Summer Internship (LSI) and Maral Melkonian Avetisyan Fellowship by March 30, 2020.
“Our 2020 Washington, DC Summer programs young Armenian Americans an unforgettable opportunity to advance core community priorities, while opening doors to professional advancement and making friends that will last a lifetime,” remarked ANCA Program Director (more...)
'-- Encourages Greater Civic Engagement and Closer Coalition Ties to Advance Shared Priorities
WASHINGTON, DC – The Administration’s attacks on Artsakh aid, the growth of U.S.-Armenia aid and trade, and the recent Senate and House passage of Armenian Genocide legislation (S.Res.150 and H.Res.296) took center stage at a series of community and coalition briefings in Philadelphia, hosted by Armenian and Hellenic organizations. (more...)
'-- Spring 2020 Application Deadline: February 20th for Unique Policy, Politics, and Media Washington DC Job Placement Program
WASHINGTON, DC – Following the successful placements of Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway Program fellows at the White House, Congressional offices, and top Washington DC consulting firms, the ANCA will be expanding its hallmark career advancement program with a new Spring 2020 session. (more...)
'-- “Tragically, the Azerbaijani government's approach toward the Armenian people has changed little since the pogroms were initiated. We still hear the same violent rhetoric and witness intimidation tactics aimed at the people of the Republic of Artsakh.” -- Congressional Armenian Caucus Co-Chair Frank Pallone
WASHINGTON, DC – Congressional Armenian Caucus founding Co-Chair Frank Pallone (D-NJ) called on his Congressional colleagues to join him in commemorating the 30th anniversary of the brutal anti-Armenian attacks in Baku, which resulted in over 90 murdered and some 200,000 displaced during January of 1991. (more...)
WASHINGTON, DC — The ANCA welcomes U.S. House passage of H.R.943, the Never Again Education Act, a measure that – if passed by the Senate and signed into law by President Trump – would authorize the Department of Education to make annual $2 million grants to support Holocaust education in each of the next five years. (more...)
'-- Armenian University Students: Visit anca.org/RisingLeaders to sign up for 3-Day Interactive Career Development and Civic Engagement Program; Sponsorship Opportunities Available
WASHINGTON, DC – The ANCA is excited to host the second annual Rising Leaders: Career Development and Civic Education – a three-day program in Washington, DC from March 22nd to 24th devoted to empowering youth, exploring policy, politics and media careers, and experiencing life in the nation’s capital. (more...)
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senate and House members are encouraged to condemn ongoing Azerbaijani aggression against Armenia and Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh) as the world commemorates the 30th anniversary of the government-fomented anti-Armenian attacks in Baku.
“We join with friends of Armenia and advocates of human rights across America in calling on Congress to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Baku pogroms and the related attacks in Sumgait, Kirovabad, Maragha,” said ANCA Executive Director Aram Hamparian. (more...)