Program Eligibility for Summer 2019
NEW Leadership is open to part-time and full-time college students enrolled for the 2019-2020 academic year in any Washington college or university, as well as Washington state residents enrolled in out-of-state schools.
New Leadership is committed to including students from diverse socioeconomic, ethnic and racial backgrounds and of all ages. We strongly encourage women of color, nontraditional college women, and women majoring in any field of study to apply. You do not have to have any background in the study of politics to apply.
NEW Leadership is a full-time residential program, and participants are required to attend all summer institute sessions and must stay in the housing provided the entire program. You must attend all program sessions, which will run from early morning to late evening each day. Participants will not have time to attend other classes or put in hours at work. If you are accepted, you will be required to acknowledge and agree to meet these requirements.
Students are strongly encouraged to raise a program participation fee from their college or university.