Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

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APAICS

Our Mission

The Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies (APAICS) is a national non-partisan, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting Asian Pacific American participation and representation at all levels of the political process, from community service to elected office. APAICS programs focus on developing leadership, building public policy knowledge, and filling the political pipeline for Asian Pacific Americans to pursue public office at the local, state, and federal levels.

Our Programs

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National Leadership Academy

The APAICS National Leadership Academy for Elected Officials was established in 1999 to provide Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) elected officials with the skills and resources needed to excel in their current office as well as prepare them for opportunities to advance into higher office.

National Leadership Academy

The APAICS National Leadership Academy for Elected Officials was established in 1999 to provide Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) elected officials with the skills and resources needed to excel in their current office as well as prepare them for opportunities to advance into higher office.

Regional Leadership Academy

The APAICS Regional Leadership Academy is a two-day leadership training and policy summit for Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community stake holders and those seeking to run for elected office at all levels across the country.

Regional Leadership Academy

The APAICS Regional Leadership Academy is a two-day leadership training and policy summit for Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community stake holders and those seeking to run for elected office at all levels across the country.

Congressional Fellowship Program

The APAICS Congressional Fellowship Program offers full-time legislative and public policy fellowships in Washington, DC, providing exceptional graduates and young professionals with an opportunity to work on policy issues as staff members in a congressional office.

Congressional Fellowship Program

The APAICS Congressional Fellowship Program offers full-time legislative and public policy fellowships in Washington, DC, providing exceptional graduates and young professionals with an opportunity to work on policy issues as staff members in a congressional office.

Summer Internship

The APAICS Summer Internship Program is an eight-week program that provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to work in Washington. D.C., and experience American politics and public policy.

Summer Internship

The APAICS Summer Internship Program is an eight-week program that provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to work in Washington. D.C., and experience American politics and public policy.

Our Resources

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AAPI Elected Officials 2018

AAPI individuals who were elected officials during the 2017-2018 cycle

AAPI Candidates 2018

AAPI individuals who were candidates for elected office during the 2017-2018 cycle

Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Event | May 22, 2019

The Military Leadership Luncheon is dedicated to promoting leadership diversity and Asian American and Pacific Islander representation in our troops. Active members and veterans of our Armed Forces have the opportunity to learn how to utilize skills and prior leadership experiences to contribute to personal and professional development in the future. Promoting diversity in the military encourages and strengthens the voice of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders throughout our nation.

When

May 22, 2019
12:00 PM

Where

Mandarin Oriental
1330 Maryland Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20024

Upcoming Event | July 12, 2019

When

July 12-13, 2019

Where

Seattle, WA

Upcoming Event | July 25, 2019

Bringing powerful AAPI women together to share, to inspire, and to take bold action towards creating a more representative democracy.

When

July 25, 2019

Where

Washington, DC

Upcoming Event | July 26, 2019

The APAICS National Leadership Academy is a two-day leadership training program for current elected officials and individuals seeking to run for public office.

When

July 26-27, 2019

Where

Washington, DC

Upcoming Event | August 23, 2019

When

August 23-24, 2019

Where

Twin Cities, MN

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Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies

Thank you for making our 25th Anniversary Gala a Success!