Application for the 2020 Girl Up Leadership Summit is now open. More than 400 passionate youth advocates from around the world will gather for the 9th annual Girl Up Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C.
For three days, these young leaders will learn from influential speakers, engage in skill-based workshops, and participate in a day of action.
- Event: Girl Up Leadership Summit.
- Available Seats: More than 400.
- Date: Final version of the program will be sent to all participants in early July.
- Venue: Washington, DC.
- Target Group: Open for all nationalities.
Girl Up Leadership Summit Benefits
The Summit is an enriching, cross-cultural experience that aims to empower, educate, and activate the potential of young changemakers. Through mentorship from
- Girl Up experts;
- thought leaders;
- celebrity champions;
- and women trailblazers.
Summit participants will uncover critical skills and be empowered to serve their communities as defenders of gender equality. You will leave the Summit with:
- The know-how to organize a successful Girl Up club in your school and/or community;
- Deepened understanding of the challenges faced by girls, and awareness of the current solutions;
- A network of your peers committed to a world where girls have equal value, opportunity, and the chance to reach their fullest potential.
Note: There is a limited need-based travel financial assistance programme. For selected applicants, Girl Up will reimburse for up to $1,000 USD for transportation costs (bus/train/flight) and provide a complimentary registration to the Summit.
Girl Up Leadership Summit Eligibility
The Girl Up Summit in Washington, D.C. is for:
- Changemakers aged 13-22;
- The motivated and fearless;
- Those who know they can make a difference and that together we are stronger;
- Those with big, bold, ideas;
- Those ready to be a leader;
Join the movement! Meet leaders from around the globe committed to making a difference in themselves, their community, and the world.
Eligible candidates who would like to apply for the Leadership Summit must hit the apply button below and follow instructions to Apply.
The deadline to apply for need-based travel financial assistance is . For more information about the Girl Up Leadership Summit 2020, please read the FAQ and visit the official page.