The Forté College to Business Leadership Conference is a one day leadership program for undergrad women leaders interested in exploring the full scope of career options, including a career in business. There is an application and only 100 applicants will be selected.
The Forté College to Business Leadership Conference will bring together undergraduate women from diverse academic backgrounds including STEM, Economics, Liberal Arts, Finance, and Communications majors. This is a great opportunity for first year, sophomore and junior women looking to explore career opportunities in business, network with business leaders and schools, and build their resumé.
Note: This program is not open to seniors or graduate students.
To be considered, applicants must have a strong undergraduate academic record as well as proven leadership experience reflected in their resumes.
The cost to attend Forté College to Business Leadership Conference is free, a benefit provided by our conference sponsors.
Not only is the event free, but financial support in the form of a travel stipend ($300 maximum) is available for eligible attendees to help cover some of the travel costs associated with the conference. Learn more about the travel stipend.
We have a limited number of seats for this program so your application will be an important component of selection. The selection committee will review applications and may follow up with a phone call or email if there are outstanding questions.
Step One: Apply now.
Please note as part of this form, you will be asked to reflect on the following question in fewer than 250 words to demonstrate your interest in applying for this conference, you may want to draft this in word: How do you anticipate that attending the Forté College Leadership Conference will build on your leadership skills and what is your goal for attending this conference?
Step Two: Upload your resume.
Next Steps: When your application is complete both step one (application) and step two (resume upload), your application and resume will be sent to the selection committee for review. You will be notified with a decision (admit, waitlist, decline) as soon as possible.
If admitted, an email will follow to confirm your seat and submit a refundable deposit.
A stipend ($300 maximum) will be provided to help cover some of the travel costs associated with the conference. Learn more about the travel stipend.