El Paso, TX (KTSM) — The El Paso Youth Council is currently seeking new members for the 2013-14 school year.
The El Paso Youth Council is an organization of high school students that meet on a regular basis to learn how City government works.
Students from grades 9 -12 with a “C” average or better are eligible to apply.
The goal of the program is to help young people understand the inner workings of their City government so that they can become El Paso’s future leaders.
Being a member of EPYC will allow students to:
• Learn leadership skills
• Network with teens from around the city
• Gain experience for college and life
• Become a voice for El Paso’s teens
Visit www.elpasolibrary.org  to download an application packet or call 543-5495 for more.