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League of Women Voters Minnesota seeks applicants for the Winter/Spring 2011 Leaders of Today and Tomorrow Fellows Program The Leaders of Today and Tomorrow (LOTT) Program inspires college-age and emerging professional women to envision themselves as future leaders. The program is designed to develop young women’s potential to lead professionally, personally, and in their communities. We accomplish this through: • • •

Intensive seminars Mentoring Networking with today’s promising young women

Over the course of 5 months, Fellows and Mentors embark on an exciting journey of partnership, reflection, coaching, and inspiration. Activities will include interactive discussions, a variety of guest speakers, and one-on-one mentoring. LOTT Program Fellows are women who: • Want to make things happen (at school, in community or civic organizations, in internships or work experiences) • Value community and civic involvement • Work in collaboration with others to accomplish goals • Respect themselves, their peers and mentors, and those with different opinions or perspectives • Commit to personal growth and developing leadership qualities • Are in the final two years of a postsecondary degree program or • An emerging professional Program Requirements: The program will involve activities from November 2010 through May 2011. Attendance is required at all events. • Fellows Orientation Meeting • Personal Leadership Workshop • Collaboration/Teamwork Workshop • Communication and Networking Workshop • Setting Goals Workshop • LOTT Women’s Leadership Portion of the LWV Minnesota Conference LOTT Fellows are also expected to meet one-on-one with their mentor at least three additional meetings scheduled at your convenience throughout the program. Application Process: Pleasesubmit the following materials as a complete packet by October 15, 2010. Detailed instructions are found on the application form. • Completed application form (form attached) 550 Rice Street • Resume St. Paul, MN 55103 • Two letters of recommendation (as described on application form) • Answers to two short response questions (as described on application form) ph (651) 224-5445

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2010-2011 LOTT Fellows Program Description