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How to Apply to the Advocacy Learning Center


Application for Classes L & M is now open and are due Friday, January 30, 2015.

L begins June 2015, M begins August 2015.


Advocacy Learning Center logo; colorful painting of three women holding up the world

Informational webinar about how to apply for Classes L&M, whether first-time or Extended Placement:Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 2 - 3 pm Central

Participation is by application. If your advocacy organization is enthusiastic about improving advocacy for women/survivors, we encourage you to apply.

Application
Extended placement application
Audio recording: about applying




Application 

Class L events and dates:
•    Introductory webinar/audio conference sessions on June 4 & 9, 2015 from 2:00-3:30 pm Central time,
•    A four-day in-person advocacy immersion event on June 16 - 19, 2015,
•    A three-day in-person institute on October 27 - 29, 2015,
•    A two-day in-person training on May 17-18, 2016,
•    Monthly webinar/audio conference calls,
•    Quarterly keynote webinars,
•    On-line self-study course and required reading,
•    One in-person site visit to a model advocacy organization (only 1 member of your team will participate)*
•    A graduation webinar on November 17, 2016 from 1:00-2:00 PM Central time, to celebrate the completion of your coursework. 

Class M events and dates:
•    Introductory webinar/audio conference sessions on August 6 & 11, 2015 from 2:00-3:30 pm Central time,
•    A four-day in-person advocacy immersion event on August 18-21, 2015,
•    A three-day in-person institute on March 15-17, 2016,
•    A two-day in-person training on September 21-22, 2016,
•    Monthly meetings as a team to discuss coursework and complete homework assignments prior to webinars,
•    Monthly webinar/audio conference calls,
•    Quarterly keynote webinars,
•    On-line self-study course and required reading,
•    One in-person site visit to a model advocacy organization (only 1 member of your team will participate)*
•    A graduation webinar on in January 31, 2017 from 1:00-2:00 PM Central time, to celebrate the completion of your coursework.


Word IconClass L & M Application Instructions

To apply:

1) Download the application form* to your computer and complete at your convenience.
2) By Friday, January 30, 2015 at 5:00 PM Central time, email the following to genessis@praxisinternational.org:

    a. the completed application form,
    b. a copy of your organizational chart, identifying where each team member fits within your organization,
    c. a signed copy of the “Organizational and Team Member Commitment Statement” found in the application form.

*Please note: Your application will not be reviewed unless all application components are complete.

Word IconClass L & M Application

If you need application accommodations:
1.    Download a plain text version of the application (below)
2.    If you are a person with a disability and have any requests for accommodations related to completing the application, such as doing so over the phone, please call Beth at 651-699-8000 x 16 or email advocacy@praxisinternational.org

Class L & M Accommodation Application (Plain Text)

If you have questions about forming your team or the information required, email advocacy@praxisinternational.org
or call Beth McNamara 651.699.8000 x16.



Extended Placement Application
We have limited space in some classes for former or current* ALC participant organizations who may apply to send an additional team to the course. We select programs that have made significant progress in their reflection and adaptation process and want to expand the change process they've begun.

*Current programs who will have graduated or be near graduation by the beginning of the next class start date. 

Class L events and dates (same as above):
•    Introductory webinar/audio conference sessions on June 4 & 9, 2015 from 2:00-3:30 pm Central time,
•    A four-day in-person advocacy immersion event on June 16 - 19, 2015,
•    A three-day in-person institute on October 27 - 29, 2015,
•    A two-day in-person training on May 17-18, 2016,
•    Monthly webinar/audio conference calls,
•    Quarterly keynote webinars,
•    On-line self-study course and required reading,
•    One in-person site visit to a model advocacy organization (only 1 member of your team will participate)*
•    A graduation webinar on November 17, 2016 from 1:00-2:00 PM Central time, to celebrate the completion of your coursework. 

Class M events and dates (same as above):
•    Introductory webinar/audio conference sessions on August 6 & 11, 2015 from 2:00-3:30 pm Central time,
•    A four-day in-person advocacy immersion event on August 18-21, 2015,
•    A three-day in-person institute on March 15-17, 2016,
•    A two-day in-person training on September 21-22, 2016,
•    Monthly meetings as a team to discuss coursework and complete homework assignments prior to webinars,
•    Monthly webinar/audio conference calls,
•    Quarterly keynote webinars,
•    On-line self-study course and required reading,
•    One in-person site visit to a model advocacy organization (only 1 member of your team will participate)*
•    A graduation webinar on in January 31, 2017 from 1:00-2:00 PM Central time, to celebrate the completion of your coursework.

Word IconClass L & M Application Instructions

To apply:

1) Download the application form* to your computer and complete at your convenience.
2) By Friday, January 30, 2015 at 5:00 PM Central time, email the following to genessis@praxisinternational.org:

    a. the completed application form,
    b. a copy of your organizational chart, identifying where each team member fits within your organization,
    c. a signed copy of the “Organizational and Team Member Commitment Statement” found in the application form.

*Please note: Your Extended Placement Application will not be reviewed unless all application components are complete.

Word IconClass L&M Extended Placement Application

If you need application accommodations:
1.    Download a plain text version of the application (below)
2.    If you are a person with a disability and have any requests for accommodations related to completing the application, such as doing so over the phone, please call Beth at 651-699-8000 x 16 or email advocacy@praxisinternational.org

Class L&M Extended Placement Accommodation Application (Plain Text)

If you have questions about forming your team or the information required, email advocacy@praxisinternational.org
or call Beth McNamara 651.699.8000 x16.



Audio recording about applying

Listen to the April 14, 2014 recording about how to apply

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