Washington, D.C.— Today, Congressman Emmer announced his office will begin accepting applications for the seventh annual Young Women’s Leadership Program (YWLP). Eligible applicants include high school-aged girls in the Sixth Congressional District. 

Emmer said “Year after year, this program has connected present and future women leaders in the Sixth District. I am consistently impressed by the promise displayed by our participants and excited to welcome a new class to our Young Women’s Leadership Program.”

The 2022 YWLP will have three sessions throughout the spring and summer of 2022. Sessions will be focused on women leaders with expertise in law enforcement and justice, manufacturing and apprenticeships, and medicine and mental health. Interested applicants can receive updates on programming dates and speakers by visiting emmer.house.gov.

Applications will be accepted until May 31, 2022. You can read more about the Young Women’s Leadership Program and apply here.

Questions about the program can be directed to Theresa Meyer at Theresa.Meyer@mail.house.gov.