Applications open Fall 2020.
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When women of color have their voices heard, we all win. Diverse perspectives lead to brilliant solutions for everyone, from corporations to consumers to communities. Our team of professionals will help you launch yourself as a strong candidate, from maximizing mentorships to improving your critical thinking skills. Forté will help you shine during your job search and at work while embracing and leveraging your diversity.
The best part? The conference is free to attend! Forté even offers travel stipends so all undergrad women have the opportunity to join us.
Spring 2020 applications are now closed.
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HEAR FROM OUR PARTNERS
"This Conference provides an opportunity for you to spend a day with a group of women diverse in culture, backgrounds, and thought perspective — all coming together to gain empowerment, professional evolution, and networking. There truly isn’t an event quite like it. It’s an experience equally rewarding for both students and professionals."
— Krystal D. Mills
VP, Talent Program Manager – Diverse Segments
The PNC Financial Services Group
African-American and Latina college women from diverse academic backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Complete the two-step application process to be considered. Fill out the application form and upload your resume.
There is no application fee and the event is free, a benefit provided by our generous partners. We do ask all admitted students to pay a $50 refundable deposit to save their seat at the conference. Travel stipends (up to $300) are available for eligible attendees. For questions, please see the Conference FAQs.
Applications will open in Fall 2020.
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(Bank of America Building)
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Can’t get enough of Forté Conferences? We encourage you to apply to the College Fast Track to Finance Conference. You are able to attend this event in addition to the Women of Color Conference.
Forté’s community of motivated and inspiring women is changing the balance of power in the workplace. We open doors for women to reimagine what they can achieve in business.
Through business education, role models, professional networks, and leadership training, Forté shows women how to build the credibility, skills, network, and confidence to thrive as leaders and change the status quo.
Our powerful alliance of talented women, influential companies, leading undergraduate and business schools, and pioneering donors empowers women to change their career trajectories, their earning power, and their lives.