Drake Brignac Selected as Louisiana Semifinalist for U.S. Senate Youth Program
CHS senior Drake Brignac was chosen as one of the four Louisiana semifinalists for the 2017-2018 United States Senate Youth Program, sponsored by the William R. Hearst Foundation for the last 56 years. Two finalists from Louisiana will receive a week-long, all expenses paid trip to Washington, D. C., March 3-10, 2018, and a $10,000 college scholarship.
A panel of external judges will select the two delegates based on the results of portfolio scores, written exam and an interview. This final step in the competition will take place on Thursday, November 2, 2017 in Baton Rouge.