Home / 2018 Leadership… 2018 Leadership Summit Join hundreds of young leaders from across the U.S. and around the world for our 2018 Girl Up Leadership Summit in Washington D.C. 2018 Leadership Summit OverviewFinancial Aid2017 Video2017 Agenda From July 8-11, 2018 more than 350 passionate youth advocates from around the world will convene for the 7th annual Girl Up Leadership Summit in Washington, D.C. For three jam-packed days, these young change-makers will participate in leadership training, learn from influential speakers, engage in skills-based workshops, and lead an official lobby day on Capitol Hill. Through mentorship by Girl Up experts, celebrity champions, women trailblazers, and gender equality experts, Summit participants will gain core leadership skills, training in community-building and advocacy, and experience interacting with members of Congress on Capitol Hill. The Summit strives to empower, educate and embolden the potential of every youth leader there. Applications for Financial Assistance and Scholarships are now closed. Early bird Registration for the Summit will open in February 2018. Stay tuned for more info.