Show off your leadership skills and learn more about politics in this free retreat.
Running Start is accepting applications for their 2009 Young Woman's Political Leadership Retreat. Please share with teachers and encourage any high school girls you know to apply!!!
WHAT: Running Start encourages high school girls from across the country to channel their leadership into politics. Participants will meet extraordinary women leaders of diverse backgrounds and learn the importance of having more women in political leadership and running for office. EVEN if the girls are not interested in politics, this is
a great way to build self-esteem, practice public speaking and learn to collaborate with other young women.
COST: The program is entirely FREE of charge, and travel scholarships are available to sophomores, juniors and seniors!
WHO: Open to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors in high school
WHERE: American University, Washington D.C.
WHEN: July 15-19, 2009 (no applications will be accepted after February 16, 2009)
COST: The program is entirely FREE of charge, and travel scholarships are available.
http://www.runningstartonline. org/leadership- program/index. php
For more information, or for specific attachements contact Susannah
Shakow at 202.421-4102 or info@runningstart. org.