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Center for Leadership and Community Engagement

Chavez-King Leadership Institute for Social Change


APPLICATIONS NOW AVAILABLE!


The Center for Leadership and Community Engagement (CLCE) is happy to announce fellowship applications for 2017-2018 are now available for the Chavez-King Leadership Institute for Social Change, an Institute committed to professional development and engaging students in meaningful community service opportunities, both locally and globally, in order to foster a generation of leaders. In its second year, the Institute is looking for a group of individuals who have a commitment to civic responsibility and are interested in cultivating their leadership and mentoring skills, team building abilities, and advocating for social change.

Students will develop and implement leadership and community service projects while being mentors to middle and high school students. If you share a passion for the core values of non-violence, service to others, courage, integrity, and innovation that Cesar E. Chavez and Martin Luther King Jr. promoted, then The Chavez-King Leadership Institute for Social Change is for you! A $1000 need-based tuition waiver will be awarded to students accepted into the Institute.

To apply to the Chavez-King Leadership Institute for Social Change, come to the Center for Leadership and Community Engagement in SURC 256 to pick up an application. Applications are due Tuesday, May 30th, 2017. There will be an application review process by a committee, and recipients will be notified by the end of August for the 2017-2018 Institute cohort.

For more information, call (509) 963-1850, email clce@cwu.edu (subject: “ATTN: Chavez-King Fellowship”), or visit the CLCE office in SURC 256, where you can also learn about other community service and leadership development opportunities.

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