(Note: Completing this section is voluntary, we ask that you answer these questions to the best of your ability as it helps us in understanding the demographics of our students and alumnae.)
List any political science or women’s studies courses that you have taken. Include the semesters during which classes were taken (ex: Fall ’17).*
Please upload a current resume/CV:*
Essay questions(Please answer each essay question in the text box provide. Each essay question must be 500 words min. - 1,000 words max.)
1. Please discuss a political experience you have engaged in, either in a classroom, a community activity, or with an organization. Why was this important to you? What did you learn from this experience?*
2. Why do you want to participate in NEW Leadership™ New Jersey? How do you believe you will benefit from participating in the program? How do you believe will the program benefit from having you as a selected participant?*
Provide the names, titles, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses for two references.
(At least one reference must be a college faculty or staff member. Please have that reference additionally provide a letter of recommendation by Wednesday, February 27th to firstname.lastname@example.org. The subject of that email should be “Letter of Rec_Your Name”)
Each participating college and university is asked to pay a program fee of $500 per student. Housing, food, and all program materials are provided for the full six days of the program. There is no direct cost to the students. A limited number of scholarships are available to students who are unable to obtain sponsorship from their school.
Please provide the contact information for a faculty or staff member who has agreed to sponsor you or assist you in obtaining funding for the program fee:
So that we can improve our program outreach, please tell us where you heard about NEW Leadership™.
NEW Leadership™ New Jersey participants are expected to attend all summer institute sessions and live in residence at the Rutgers university Inn during the entire program for 5 nights and 6 days. In completing this application, you acknowledge that you are aware of these requirements and agree, if accepted, to make every effort to meet this commitment. Your signature below indicates that you are signing this application.
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