To apply, please fill out this form in its entirety. Applicants may be asked to do a phone interview.
We believe that our representatives and leaders should reflect the population that they serve. Women, people of color, and young people are strongly encouraged to apply.
By submitting this application, you acknowledge that space in this program is limited and that we cannot accommodate everyone who applies. Applicants will be notified on a rolling basis. Acceptance into Build the Bench is not an endorsement from Congresswoman Cheri Bustos or local community partners.