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LEAD (Leaders Engaged in Affirming Diversity) Fellows Application

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The Office of Institutional Diversity is excited to open applications for LEAD (Leaders Engaged in Affirming Diversity) Fellows ( This integrative year-long program explores the distinctive characteristics student leaders must develop to model diversity leadership on campus and beyond. Through a collaborative effort, the cohort of diverse undergraduate students will engage in interdisciplinary exploration to develop a leadership identity. The Fellows program is designed to connect theory to practice with an analysis of the context of institutional diversity and the role of student leaders. Fellows will actively engage with campus and community leaders, their causes, and the scholarship of diversity leadership. 

LEAD Fellows must be sophomores or juniors during the 2022-2023 academic year and have a 3.0 GPA or higher to be considered for the fellowship. The deadline for the application is April 22, 2022.

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