Would you like a chance to develop your leadership skills? Would you like to do so with a group of queer students from other oSTEM chapters? This is your chance! oSTEM's first national leadership program is designed for queer students in oSTEM. 

The applications for 2018 Session 2 are now CLOSED!

What is it?

oSTEM's Leadership Program Session 2 will be a two-part program aimed at organizational leadership development, networking, and collaboration.

First will be a collection of topics on organizational development. Upon completion of the organizational topics you will be eligible for an all expense paid trip to collaborate in person. 
The time commitment for the online portion will be around 7 hours. You will be free to complete the online content as you are able. The deadline to complete the online content will be January 6th.

Part 1: Organizational Development Course  | online

Part 2: Weekend Retreat | in-person

The weekend retreat will be an all-expense paid retreat to practice skills that can be taken back to support your local chapter. This portion of the leadership development is only available to those who complete the the organizational topics.

The retreat will be held February 22nd-24th, 2019 in Detroit, MI.

How do I join?

The leadership development is currently only accepting nominations from students in an oSTEM chapter.

Submit an Application

If you have any questions or if you are a professional or sponsor looking to get involved, please email the leadership team at lead@ostem.org.


*Students who are still in the process of forming a chapter are eligible to participate in the online portions. If they become an active chapter of oSTEM by November 2018, then they will be waitlisted for the weekend retreat.

*We will accept 2 nominations per oSTEM chapter.