Girl Up Leadership Summit 2019 in Washington, DC (Financial support available)

Girl Up Leadership Summit 2019 in Washington, DC (Financial support available)

Deadline: February 15, 2019

Applications are open for the Girl Up Leadership Summit 2019 in Washington, DC. The Girl Up Leadership Summit is an opportunity for youth leaders to gain the skills, resources, and confidence to make an impact on gender equality in their communities.

From July 15-17, 2019 more than 400 passionate youth advocates from around the world will gather for the 8th 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.

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.

Financial Support

  • 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 2019 Girl Up Leadership Summit. All financial aid recipients must abide by Girl Up’s travel policy.


  • Open to young leaders between 13-22 years old;
  • Applicants may be from anywhere around the world.


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For more information, visit Girl Up Leadership Summit.