Applications now being accepted for the We Divest Campaign Student Leadership Team Summer Institute

 

We Divest Campaign Student Leadership Team Summer Institute

August 12-16, 2012

Organized by: American Friends Service Committee and Jewish Voice for Peace

Applications are now being accepted for the We Divest Campaign Student Leadership Team Summer Institute. Click here to apply.

WHEN: August 12-16, 2012

WHERE: Retreat center in upstate New York

WHO: All campus activists currently running or hoping to launch a We Divest Campaign targeting TIAA-CREF on campus

WHAT: A 5 day intensive program for campus organizers of the We Divest Campaign–those with campaigns already running and those hoping to get one launched in the 2012-2013 school year. The Summer Institute will include:

– Extensive campaign development coaching

– Grassroots organizing skill building

– Media & Messaging trainings

– Anti-oppression analysis workshops

– Non-violent direct action planning

– Historical overview of Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions

– Relationship building with activists on campuses nationwide

– Strategy sessions with BDS movement leaders

– Two tracks for existing and new campaigns

Plus: fun in a summer camp-like environment!

Applications are now being accepted for the We Divest Campaign Student Leadership Team Summer Institute. Click here to apply.

We will notify accepted applicants by May 1, 2012.

Cost: $100 registration fee (the cost of 4 nights/5 days room and board is subsidized by AFSC and JVP). Each participant is responsible for their own travel costs.*

Limited travel scholarships are available.

* If you need assistance for a grant from your school or to apply for credit (academic, internship, etc), we are happy to help with that process!

Questions: alissa@jvp.org or jbing@afsc.org

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