The Collegiate Leadership Institute (CLI) is a great way to gain important professional development and leadership skills while at the annual conference of the Society of Women Engineers. This opportunity is for SWE collegiate members only, who must apply to be selected for the program.
More than 100 undergraduate and graduate students receive customized early-career education. CLI participants learn networking skills, how to manage common career mistakes, and how to thrive in a male-dominated industry.
Apply now for the next CLI program at WE18 in Minneapolis, MN. SWE collegiate leaders interested in the program should submit their applications by June 30, 2018.
CLI will be hosted at the WE18 Annual Conference in Minneapolis, MN October 18-20th. Accepted CLI participants will receive a code for complimentary WE18 conference registration. Travel costs are the responsibility of participants.
Speakers and facilitators selected for CLI are noted experts in leadership and career development. All CLI sessions on Saturday, October 20 are required. Optional activities will be offered on other conference days.
*** SWEFL and RCT members (RCR, RCCE and RCS) are automatically accepted to CLI and need not apply through this application. ***
CLI is open to undergraduate and graduate students who:
- Are pursuing a STEM degree.
- Are current members of SWE in good standing.
- Have a GPA of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
- Commit to attend all CLI sessions on Saturday, October 20, 2018.
- Wish to develop leadership and career skills in preparation for the transition to a full-time career.
Application deadline: June 30, 2018.
Notification of decisions: August 2018.
Thank you to CLI Presenting Supporters: