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Latinas Leading Tomorrow

Latinas Leading Tomorrow is a nonprofit organization that seeks to support and address the growing needs of young, first generation, college bound Latinas. LLT provides exposure and experiences to Latinas by connecting them to Latina role models and professionals to help guide them in their academic, personal and professional endeavors.

LLT is pleased to invite high school girls to participate in the ELITE (Exemplifying Leadership in a Team Environment) Academy. ELITE is a 6-week virtual personal branding and leadership development program. The academy promotes personal and professional development through interactive workshops and mentoring supported by an extensive network of professional Latinas. All high school girls in 9th-12th grade are encouraged to apply. 

The academy kicks off on Saturday, March 13th from 10am-12pm ET via Zoom.

E.L.I.T.E. Academy Program Dates & Topics: 

  • March 13: Orientation 

  • March 20: Myers Briggs & Leadership Dynamics

  • March 27: N'etiquette & Personal Branding

  • April 10: Resumes & LinkedIn

  • April 17:  Sharing Your Story: Personal Statements 101

  • April 24: ELITE Academy Graduation Ceremony 

Attendance to all sessions is mandatory in order to receive a certificate of completion. Attached please find academy flyer.

Students can apply online by filling out the application and sending this letter of recommendation link to the recommender. Recommenders can be a high school teacher, counselor, mentor or current/former employer. 

Space is limited. To be considered, students must apply by the application deadline of Monday, March 1, 2021.  

If you have any questions, please contact Isela Melendez-Carpio at isela@latinasleadingtomorrow.org or elite@latinasleadingtomorrow.org