2019 Leadership Summit

Join hundreds of young leaders from across the U.S. and around the world for our 2019 Girl Up Leadership Summit in Washington, DC.


From July 15-17, 2019 more than 400 passionate youth advocates from around the world will gather for the 8th annual Girl Up Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C. For three days, these young leaders will learn from influential speakers, engage in skill-based workshops, and participate in a day of action.

The Summit is an enriching, cross-cultural experience that aims to empower, educate, and activate the potential of young changemakers. Through mentorship from Girl Up experts, thought leaders, celebrity champions and women trailblazers, Summit participants will uncover critical skills and be empowered to serve their communities as defenders of gender equality.

Will we see you at the 2019 Girl Up Leadership Summit?

Early bird registration will open in February 2019. Check back soon!

Come join other passionate young leaders for the three-day event that will give you the inspiration, know-how, network and tools you need to be the change that the world needs. Stay tuned for more information, including an amazing lineup of speakers and workshops!

Financial Aid Applications are NOW OPEN! Deadline to apply is February 15, 2019 at 11:59pm EST.

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