Applications for Seattle Youth Commission are now online

The 2012-2013 Seattle Youth Commission applications are now available at, along with full details for the Youth Town Hall.

Application deadlines are March 30th for early decision (everyone who applies by then will be guaranteed an interview slot) or April 13th for a standard application; two references are also required, and the reference forms are available on the website as well.

The Youth Town Hall will be happening from 10:30 am to 1:00 pm at City Hall (601 5th Ave) on Saturday, April 7th. Food will be provided, and the schedule is as follows:

  • 10:30 – 11:00: Tabling/mingling
  • 11:00 – 12:30: Town hall with Mayor McGinn, Council President Clark, and Councilmembers Burgess, Rasmussen, Bagshaw, and Licata
  • 12:30 – 1:00: Tabling/mingling

Anyone who’s interested in being on the commission next year is highly encouraged to come to the Youth Town Hall if possible.

Please forward this post far and wide, and consider making personal asks to any Seattleites in your lives between the ages of 13 and 19 who are interested in working with local government officials to make our city a better place!