A national nonpartisan program to educate college women about politics and leadership and encourage them to become effective leaders in the political arena.
NEW Leadership® was designed by CAWP to educate and inspire a new generation of women leaders.
The six-day residential program educates college women about the important role that politics plays in their lives, introduces them to successful women leaders, and encourages them become more involved in the political process.
Survey of NEW Leadership® Alumnae shows: NEW Leadership® works.
The survey results confirm that NEW Leadership® has been successful in inspiring the vast majority of alumnae to participate in politics, educating them about the political process and increasing their overall confidence and leadership skills.
The NEW Leadership® National Network
A partnership of colleges and universities across the country dedicated to developing more women leaders. Network partners have established NEW Leadership® programs for college women in their state or region.
NEW Leadership® New Jersey
Susan N. Wilson NEW Leadership® New Jersey summer institute is a non-partisan, six-day residential program that will take place June 9-14, 2022 at the Eagleton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey.
Hazel Frank Gluck Award
Named in honor of Hazel Frank Gluck, a respected leader in New Jersey and beyond, with a distinguished public service career, this award is presented annually to acknowledge the accomplishments of NEW Leadership® New Jersey graduates who have emerged as inspiring advocates, candidates and community leaders.
The NEW Leadership® National Network Map
Click on the map below to find a program near you.