The LeaderShape Institute

Timeline for 2022 Session

Application Due: Wednesday, December 1, 2021 @ 11:59pm

Applicants Notified of Decision: Monday, December 6, 2021

Required Participant Meeting: Tuesday, December 7 or Wednesday, Dec 8, 2021

Session Dates: Sunday, January 9 – Friday, January 14, 2022

APPLY TO LEADERSHAPE TODAY

In partnership with LeaderShape, a leadership develop program for young adults, the Cockrell School of Engineering hosts the LeaderShape Institute, a six-day program of dialogue and self-discovery in a supportive learning community open to all UT Austin students.

Sixty students are selected for the LeaderShape Institute. Since its first institute in 1997, over 2,000 UT Austin students have participated in the interactive week-long program, gaining valuable skills and training in leading with integrity, the mission of LeaderShape.

Eligible students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be an undergraduate, degree-seeking student (open to all majors in any college at UT)
  • Are in good academic standing in their college/school
  • Have completed at least one semester at UT Austin
  • Will have at least one semester remaining at UT Austin after completing the LeaderShape Institute

Thanks to generous corporate contributions, the fee for participants is $100 (which includes lodging, food, transportation, a T-shirt and activities). Scholarships are also available: LeaderShape Scholarship Application

UT Austin students share their LeaderShape Institute experiences:

Spotlight on Two Student Attendees

Video: "LeaderShape Helped Me Pursue What I'm Passionate About"

Current students: Find additional details and information session dates on ENGR Direct Students