Emerge Application and Recruitment

We all have something to teach and learn from each other. You know you have something to contribute: a point of view and passion for the community. So do each of your other Emerge classmates.  All of you will have different skills and experiences.

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Recruiting Events

Emerge and Essential Info Session
Tuesday, May 30
6:00 – 7:30pm
Impact Hub Austin
5540 North Lamar




Emerge Recruiting Reception
Wednesday, June 14
5:30 – 7:00pm
Star Bar
600 W 6th St.

Application Process

  • The 2018 Emerge program begins mid-September and runs through April
  • Attend a recruiting event to connect with alumni and learn more about the program.
  • Completed applications are due to Leadership Austin on June 26, by 5pm.
  • Candidates will be notified of their selection status by August 25.

Please note that the following qualifications must be met at the time of the application deadline:

  • Applicant must have at least two years of full-time employment experience.
  • Applicant cannot be a candidate for public office.
  • Applicant must be willing and able to commit the mandatory time necessary to complete the program.

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