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Applications for the 3rd Cohort of The Power of Girls will open January 2022.

The Power of Girls uses the platform of international travel to introduce young women to new experiences and cultures based on sociological research indicating that young women exposed to global travel are better prepared for leadership opportunities, academic excellence and a wide range of other intangible benefits. Application will be open to current 6th & 7th graders in the 2022 year.

Program Requirements: Please note this program requires 1) mandatory attendance by applicant at all Power of Girls meetings throughout the year (April 2022 – April 2023; meetings are held monthly on a Saturday for 4 hours), no more than 3 quarterly regional trips, and participation in an international trip (location TBD) in June 2023 (dates to be confirmed by Summer 2022)

Fundraising Requirements: While most programming is free. Once accepted in the program, attendees will be responsible for fundraising (up to $1,500) for their international trip. The Power of Girls will provide girls with a fundraising toolkit and two scholarship opportunities (if applicable) are available.