NEW Leadership is a national bi-partisan program developed by the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University to address the underrepresentation of women in American politics. The six-day summer institute educates college women about the important role that politics plays in their lives and encourages them to become effective leaders in the civic and political arena.
Alene Moris NEW Leadership Puget Sound brings together college women from across the political spectrum to discuss the roles of women in leadership and politics. The program exposes participants to new ideas and opportunities as they consider their future careers. To learn more visit: http://depts.washington.edu/womenctr/newlead/about/
Participants can expect to gain these skills and experiences:
- Further your professional development
- Enhance existing skills and develop new ones
- Join a network of emergent and established leaders
- Work and have fun with real-world women leaders and students from across Puget Sound
ELIGIBILITY: Any undergraduate or graduate who attends a two-year college or a four-year university in Washington State (or has a permanent address here) and was enrolled for the 2017-2018 academic school year is eligible to apply. Open to students from all majors.
COST: $150.00 - covering food, parking, & program materials
*scholarship available, visit the application page for more details
DATES: Monday, June 18th to Friday, June 23th
LOCATION: University of Washington - Seattle Campus
Application deadline is April 15th!