Join us this summer to learn innovative concepts, skills, and strategies for creating and developing project ideas the world is waiting for!
***ABOUT FEMSEM 2019***____________________________FemSem is a FREE two week summer intensive focused on gender equity, justice, feminism, and movement building for self-identified girls and gender non-conforming youth ages 14 to 18. This year's theme, TRAILBLAZERS, highlights young people who create new paths for gender diversity, inclusivity, and activism! Tap in to the wisdom in the room as you gain insight from peers and women leaders in New York City.
Guest lecturers will be announced soon, but participants will have access to mentoring sessions led by change-makers in various industries. Each day, the FemSem cohort will engage with a different mentor to learn about her career path as they discover their own passions, purpose, and road map to success! During this time of self-discovery, education, and relationship-building, attendees will be equipped with the tools and knowledge to be successful disruptors of the status quo!
FemSem will take place July 15th - 26th from 10am - 3:30pm at a local educational or cultural institution. Location specifics and schedules will be announced shortly.
Activities included:- Interactive Workshops- Guest Speakers- Weekly Trips- College Tours- Networking- Portfolio Building- Access to Power Circles during 2019-2020 school year - ... AND MORE!
__________________________________________*** ELIGIBILITY*** Ages 14 - 18Female Identified / Non-conforming YouthNo Academic RequirementMust be available ALL days: 7/15 - 7/26 (10am - 3:30pm)All participants receive lunch and metrocards daily, and will receive a stipend and certificate of completion at the end of the program!
Apply by Friday, June 7th to be considered for FemSem 2019!If you have any questions, email Director of Girls Initiatives, Paige Padgett at email@example.com.