LGBTQ Leadership Institute Applications Open Now

Click here to apply for the LGBTQ Leadership Institute. Applications close May 15, 2018.

What: Four month educational program to develop LGBTQ leaders

When: Biweekly sessions held from mid-June to early October

Where: Various locations in the Des Moines area. Individuals across the state are welcome to apply and participate. Stipends for travel and other costs to attend sessions may be provided based on participant needs.

Who: Fifteen to 20 LGBTQ individuals who aspire to be visible leaders. The program is open to people of all ages—with a strong emphasis on transgender people, people of color, and women—who meet at least one of the following:
• Newly out
• Aspiring to move up in their career
• New to their career, position, or Iowa community
• Want to engage with and give back to the LGBTQ community

Cost: $250
One Iowa is committed to making the LGBTQ Leadership Institute accessible to all potential leaders. We will offer scholarships to participants with financial need.