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IAVA | January 23, 2023

Apply to Advocate in DC with IAVA

Each year, IAVA welcomes veterans and military-connected family members of all backgrounds to engage Congressional leaders on the most critical issues affecting post-9/11 veterans. Member Advocates work alongside IAVA staff, representing IAVA’s membership in meetings with Congressional offices and key leaders of the Executive Branch. Learn more about the Member Fly-In experience.

IAVA Member Advocates are competitively selected and receive extensive media and advocacy training. Learn how to leverage your voice to foster positive change for the veteran community. 

IAVA’s Member Fly-In is an all-expense paid, week-long program. Those selected will be required to travel to Washington, DC in order to participate Feb 27-March 2, 2023. 

Join us as we shape history through our advocacy. Be a part of the legacy that is IAVA. 

Applications are due Friday, January 27th, at 11:59 pm ET.

IAVA is the voice for the post-9/11 veteran generation. With over 425,000 veterans and allies nationwide, IAVA is the leader in non-partisan veteran advocacy and public awareness. We drive historic impacts for veterans and IAVA’s programs are second to none. Any veteran or family member in need can reach out to IAVA’s Quick Reaction Force at or 855-91RAPID (855-917-2743) to be connected promptly with a veteran care manager who will assist. IAVA’s The Vote Hub is a free tool to register to vote and find polling information. IAVA’s membership is always growing. Join the movement at


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