Ready to Lead®
Our signature training program identifies the immigrant experience as an asset in civic leadership. The curriculum, specifically designed by new Americans, shows trainees how to message, target, fundraise, and embrace one’s heritage to become a successful candidate.
At Ready to Lead, you will:
Write a compelling stump speech
Build your fundraising list
Learn messaging strategies
Network with future candidates
Meet New American elected officials
There is a $150 registration fee if accepted. Your registration fee covers your meals and all program materials. Registration scholarships and hotel accommodations are available and will only be offered upon submission of this application. There are not scholarships for travel to and from the training.
Declared candidates are permitted to attend, but must pay the market rate fee of $275, and are not eligible for scholarships or hotel accommodations.
Please note that you are able to save your progress and return to this application at another time. If you have any issues with you application please email email@example.com
2020 Training Dates & Deadlines
February 14-16 in Seattle, Washington
priority deadline: January 27
final deadline: February 3
March 13-15 in Las Vegas, Nevada (Southwest Regional Training)
priority deadline: February 24
final deadline: March 2
March 27-29 in Columbus, Ohio (Midwest Regional Training for Women Only)
priority deadline: March 9
final deadline: March 16
April 24-26 in Denver, Colorado
priority deadline: April 6
final deadline: April 13