Senator Portman seekining student for Page program

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Senator Portman has been offered the opportunity to nominate a Senate Page for Summer 2017 – Session 1, which would run from June 12, 2017 – June 30, 2017.  The application deadline is February 27, 2017.

Requirements for Selection

·         Senate Pages must be sponsored by a Senator

·         Pages must be citizens of the United States or subject to agreements of the Department of State, and must have a social security number

·         Summer Page eligibility is limited to students who have completed the sophomore year and who will be 16 or 17 years old on or before the date of appointment

·         Pages must verify a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a home school transcript and a certification of immunization to qualify for attendance at the school

·         A general health assessment completed by a licensed physician is required, in addition to a certification of immunization

·         Pages are required to be covered by health insurance; if not covered, they will be required to enroll in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program

The application and additional information about the program can be found at: http://www.portman.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/page-program