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The innovative Advocacy Learning Center course gives advocates, advocacy program managers and coalition staff a rare chance to come together for self-reflection, inspiration and an opportunity to re-think approaches to individual, institutional and community advocacy. Thank you for considering joining us!

alt="" Eligibility:

Your program is eligible to apply if you are a community-based advocacy organization, a tribal advocacy program, a campus program, or a transitional housing organization, providing direct advocacy to women/survivors and funded by the federal Office on Violence Against Women. We also welcome the participation of OVW-funded tribal, state, territory and national coalitions and groups that play a critical role in supporting advocacy programs to end gender-based violence. Limited space is available for non-OVW funded programs.

For more detail, see What is Required 

alt="" Application:

We anticipate notifying applicants of their selection status in September 2023. Email with questions.

alt="" Extended Placement Applicants:

For those organizations/programs that have previously been involved in the ALC.

alt="" Accessibility:

We value making the Advocacy Learning Center accessible to all participants and will strive to ensure that our training events and other course components are as accessible as possible. If you have any accommodation requests that would assist you in completing this application, please contact

alt="" Application Informational Webinar:

July 12, 2023 webinar recording