APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED
We are delighted that you are interested in applying to the Women’s Executive Leadership Program. Applications are now being accepted for the Fall 2019 cohort. To apply, please complete the online form below. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to schedule a 15-minute introductory call to learn more about the program.
FALL 2019 PROGRAM DATES
The Women’s Executive Leadership Program is a six-month long cohort program that includes two in-person leadership retreats held at the William F. Bolger Conference Center near Washington, D.C. Participants must be able to attend both retreats.
Program Launch Retreat: October 25-27, 2019 (Washington, D.C.)
Monthly Coaching and Peer Mentoring: November 2019-March 2020 (held virtually and scheduled at your convenience)
Graduation Retreat: April 2020 (Washington, D.C)
The individual tuition fee of $7,500 includes two 3-day Executive Retreats, six 1:1 sessions with an executive coach, peer mentoring groups, skill building sessions, instructional materials, and meals. Travel expenses and lodging are not included in the program fee. To help candidates access funding, the Women's Leadership Institute provides materials to share with your employer for reimbursement.
Space in the program is limited and will be filled by qualified applicants on a first come, first serve basis. Therefore, we recommend submitting your application as early as possible. The application deadline for the Fall 2019 cohort has been extended to August 15, 2019.
WHO SHOULD APPLY?
Participants of the Women’s Executive Leadership Program are women who have 5+ years of progressively responsible experience and who demonstrate the following characteristics:
Significant accomplishments in their field
Commitment to professional development and active participation
Helps others succeed and is willing to invest in the success of colleagues
Openness to self-evaluation, honest feedback, and self-improvement
A track record of continuous improvement
An understanding of current professional challenges and how our program will help address those challenges
Desire to make a positive societal impact
TOP TIPS FOR PREPARING YOUR APPLICATION
LEARN: Contact us at email@example.com to schedule a 15-minute introductory call to learn more about the program or browse our alumnae bios to see who has participated in the past.
PLAN: Set aside more time than you think you need for each question in the essay portion of the application.
ASK: Reach out to others for feedback about the essay questions. Not only will this help you write a better essay, it will provide valuable insight about how your leadership is perceived by others.
WOMEN’S EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP APPLICATION
Please complete all of the fields below. If you have any questions about the application, reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Once you submit your application you will be directed to a confirmation page. Qualified applicants will be contacted to schedule a 30-45 minute phone interview.