The *2019 CAUSE Leadership Academy (CLA) *application deadline has been
extended to Thursday, February 28th, 2019. This has been done to ensure
that we are building a strong class of diverse candidates.
The CAUSE organization’s mission is developing a strong pipeline of next
generation civic leadership, and it is seeking rising leaders in to apply
to the *2019 CAUSE Leadership Academy (CLA) *program.
*CLA** is a nine-week paid summer internship program where students are
placed in private, nonprofit and government sectors*. Through exposure to
decision-makers, policymakers, and the issues of the day, undergraduates
gain a deeper awareness of the political issues facing the APA community in
The CLA internship program provides an invaluable hands-on experience
working in a professional public, private, or nonprofit sector setting.
*Benefits of the CLA program:*
– Graduates of this program have become leaders in politics, business,
– Interns leverage their CLA experience for future internships,
fellowships, and job opportunities.
– A stipend of $2,000 will be provided upon satisfactory completion of
the program and will serve as reimbursement for expenses accrued throughout
the program’s duration.
– The CLA internship opens the door to several high-level networking
– CLA Interns will have access to some of the state’s highest-level
thought leaders and decision-makers.
If you know of any qualified candidates who would be interested in
applying, please feel free to share the application that I have attached to
this email or direct them to the CAUSE website
apply. Please note that the CLA application closes on *Thursday, February
28th.* You are more than welcome to reach out to us if you have any
questions regarding the application.
Thank you so much for all your support and direction. We look forward to
engaging the next generation of civic leaders together!
*Manager of Leadership Development*
*NEW OFFICE LOCATION & PHONE!*
1605 W. Olympic Boulevard, #1027, Los Angeles, CA 90015
o: (213) 269-4639 ext.1003 l w: www.causeusa.org