Empowering Women for Leadership: Challenges of an Urban Future
An Initiative of Wellesley's Albright Institute for Global Affairs
June 5-15, 2013
**PowerPoint Slides from the Information Sessions are posted at the bottom of the page.
The Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute initiative Empowering Women for Leadership: Challenges of an Urban Future will be open to all Wellesley College rising juniors and seniors.
Selection Process and Criteria
All Albright Institute programs are based on a multidisciplinary approach to understanding global affairs. Institute selection committee members will choose as participants a diverse group of students from across majors and disciplines. The selection committee will interview finalists. Selection criteria includes:
The application deadline is Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 12:00 noon.
1. Submit Application Form
3. One-page resume (upload to MyCWS as "Resume")
4. Current unofficial transcript or grade report obtained from MyWellesley. (upload to MyCWS as
5. Two 500-word essays (see topics below; upload to MyCWS as "Writing Sample #1" and "Writing
6. Submit MyCWS documents to Schedule 826
7. Participate in an interview if chosen as a finalist
MyCWS Schedule ID number: 826
MyCWS job number: 7059 ("Challenges of an Urban Future Fellow")
Essay #1 (500 words)
Essay #2 (500 words)
Choose one of the following:
General Program Requirements
The Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute is a certificate program. Fellows must engage in a high level of commitment to the program demonstrated through participation in all Institute course meetings.
Yingying Chen, Program Assistant, Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs
Kate Miller, Program Director, Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs
Joanne Murray, Director, Madeleine Korbel Albright Institute for Global Affairs