High School Leadership Summit

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Turning Point USA’s High School Leadership Summit is a 4-day conference for conservative high school students. This year’s conference will take place from July 23-26, 2018 at George Washington University in Washington, DC. 700+ high school students will be invited to attend.

Throughout the conference, attendees will hear from some of the nation’s most well-known conservative leaders and activists, receive first-class activism and leadership training, and network with other attendees and organizations from all across the country. This is a can’t-miss event for students who love politics, current events, and grassroots activism!

Confirmed Speakers

To see a full agenda, please click here.


The High School Leadership Summit is an invite-only event. All attendees must apply to attend using the application below.

This year, TPUSA plans to invite 700+ high school students to attend. To be accepted, you must be enrolled in high school this fall. Incoming college freshmen are welcome to apply as well. Priority will be given to students who are involved in TPUSA, but involvement is not required. If you’ve always wanted to be part of Turning Point USA, this is a great place to start!

Attendee Costs: Upon receiving an invitation to the conference, attendees will be required to pay a $15 registration fee to confirm their spot. That fee includes three (3) nights of on-site lodging and admission to all general sessions at the conference. Attendees are responsible for covering the cost of travel to/from Washington, DC and most meals during the conference.

TPUSA offers a limited number of travel stipends for students who need financial assistance. Click here to apply for a travel stipend.


If you are interested in covering Turning Point USA’s High School Leadership Summit, please click here to apply for a Press Pass. You will be notified no later than 1 week before the event.


Turning Point USA would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous support of the 2018 High School Leadership Summit:

Sponsorship Opportunities: Please contact Alex Seavey at [email protected] to discuss sponsorship opportunities for your business or organization.