At the heart of every Sorensen program are three central themes: ethics in public service, the power of bipartisanship, and a concentrated study of public policy issues. Our non-partisan mission is to strengthen and enhance the quality of governance at all levels throughout Virginia. Apply to one of our programs.
Provides a broad-based, in-depth understanding of Virginia’s regions, politics, and governance for experienced leaders in Virginia.
Develops and upgrades skill sets for emerging leaders who either work in government or want to increase their public service involvement.
High School Leaders
Actively engages high school students from across Virginia in developing leadership skills and learning how to engage in public policy and politics.
22nd Century Scholars
Provides students the opportunity to address some of the biggest issues facing the world and to make a lasting impact on public policy.
Provides an intensive focus on winning campaign fundamentals for those who want to run for office or run a campaign.
Sorensen measures its success on the positive impact its alumni bring to their communities, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and beyond. We hope you are inspired by these stories.
If you are interested in one of our programs or an internship, visit our applications page to view open applications and apply.