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Applications for the 2017 NEW Leadership™ New York (NLNY) are Now Open!

The Center for Women in Government & Civil Society and the Division of Student Affairs at the University at Albany are pleased to announce that applications for the 2017 NEW LeadershipTM New York (NLNY) are now open.

Undergraduate students and recent graduates interested in public service leadership, policymaking, community organizing, coalition building, and advocacy for positive social change are encouraged to apply.

This intensive week-long residential Summer Institute encourages leadership through action, and urges participants upon graduation from the program to develop and lead a campus/community project by offering competitive mini grant awards.

The Institute will run May 30-June 5, 2017 at the University at Albany campus in Albany, N.Y. 

NLNY is open to undergraduate women (or recent graduates), enrolled colleges and universities located in New York State, and to New York State residents enrolled in colleges and universities outside of New York. The Institute is free of charge to all participants. Accommodations and meals are provided at no charge to all selected participants.

All application material must be received by March 1, 2017. Applications are available online at https://www.albany.edu/womeningov/programs/nlny.shtml

Should you have any questions, please contact Bilge Avci at (518) 591-8762 or at bavci@albany.edu.