Women of Power Response Form

NEWL NJ 2018 Acceptance Form

Home Address

Commitment of Participation
NEW Leadership™ New Jersey participants are expected to attend all program sessions and to reside on campus during the entire program from 11:00 am Thursday June 7 through 4:30 pm Tuesday June 12. Participants who leave campus without permission or skip program sessions will not be allowed to complete the program.

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Speaker Bio

(as it should appear on the program agenda)
(as it should appear on the program agenda)
(paste short bio here; 250 words max)

Endorser Sign-up Form

Yes, please add my name to your list of endorsers. 

Yes, please add my organization to your list of endorsers. 

Help us achieve our goals - support the efforts of the Bipartisan Coalition for Women's Appointments with a tax-deductible donation to the Center for American Women and Politics. 

  • Donate online here
  • Mail a check payable to Rutgers University Foundation/CAWP to: Sue Nemeth, CAWP, Rutgers-New Brunswick, 191 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ 08901. 

NEWL Speaker Consent

(paste short bio here; 250 words max)

I give permission for the Center for American Women and Politics to include my name, title and/or photograph on the NEW Leadership™ and CAWP web sites and in our program materials.

(please type your name)

CAWP Awards for Douglass Residential College Students

Please upload the required files (See requirements listed above):

No more than 300 words. (See description above.)
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.
From Rutgers faculty/staff.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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Files must be less than 2 MB.
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No more than two pages. (Inclusion is optional.)
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Student Information
Please complete the following information (fields marked with * are required):

Format: MM/YYYY

NEWL NJ 2019 Application

Permanent Address

(if different from your permanent address)

Personal Background
(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:*

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.

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 christabel.cruz@rutgers.edu. The subject of that email should be “Letter of Rec_Your Name”)

Reference 1

Reference 2

Program fee
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.

Please re-type your name in this area.

Do not press submit more than once. It may take up to 3 minutes for your application to process.

New Women Members Event - Sponsor Pledge Form

Sponsors will be acknowledged at the VVIP reception with verbal recognition and at the general reception with logos on screens.

Make check payable to: Rutgers University Foundation/CAWP.
Mail to: Sue Nemeth, Director of Development, CAWP,
                 Eagleton Institute of Politics, Rutgers University
                 191 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Authorized Representative 

Please email your logo in a high resolution format to gsnemeth@eagleton.rutgers.edu