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Congressman Matt Cartwright

Representing the 17th District of Pennsylvania



The following information is for parents. Please contact our office for assistance with any questions or problems you may have.

Art Competition

The annual high school art competition that I sponsor in the 17th Congressional District. Learn more about the House of Representatives' nation-wide high school arts competition.

Birth Certificates

Birth certificates, marriage certificates, and death certificates are available through the Pennsylvania office of vital statistics.


College students interested in Congress are encouraged to apply to an internship.


Resources for district residents who are seeking employment.

Military Academy Nominations

Each Member of Congress is allowed a total of five appointees in each service academy. For each vacancy, I am allowed to nominate ten individuals. Learn more about the Military Academy nominations process.

Student Financial Aid

Learn about the process of locating and applying for financial aid.

Visiting Washington D.C.

My office can help you make arrangements for touring the U.S. Capitol, White House, and other federal buildings

Other resources for parents

See also: Resources for students.