FBI Teen Academy teaches kids what it’s like to work for the FBI

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The FBI is an intelligence-driven and threat-focused national security organization with both intelligence and law enforcement responsibilities.

It’s the principal investigative arm of the U.S. Department of Justice and a full member of the U.S. Intelligence Community.

The FBI’s Albuquerque Field Office is now accepting applications for its annual summer academy, which will be held June 10 to14, 2019. The deadline to apply is April 17.

The Teen Academy allows high school students (rising 11th and 12th graders for the 2019-2020 school year) an opportunity to get a comprehensive look into today’s FBI through presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on activities at the Albuquerque Field Office.

The academy is free to participants. Acceptance into the academy is competitive with just 24 spots are offered to students from across New Mexico.

The FBI Teen Academy is free. It will be held June 10-14, 2019, at the FBI office in Albuquerque, which is located at 4200 Luecking Park Ave. NE, in Albuquerque, N.M., 87107. Applications can be obtained by sending an email to Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Madrid at aq.outreach@fbi.gov.

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