It is that time of year and we are excited as we prepare for the Missouri Legislative Black Caucus Foundation (MLBCF), Inc. Emerging Leaders Conference 2019. The conference will be held on Saturday June 22, 2019 through Tuesday June 25, 2019 and will be hosted by the University of Missouri-Columbia, Division of Inclusion, Diversity & Equity. This year, we are preparing for four days of activities that foster leadership development, advocacy skills , interactive activities, legislative debate, and strategic college access-opportunity initiatives.
Applications are available at mlbcf.org and diversity.missouri.edu, and can be access through the links below. The application portal will close March 15, 2019. Space is limited, so please complete the application as soon as possible! Students will be notified of their acceptance by April 30, 2019. Students accepted to attend will be required to:
Submit an unofficial transcript to confirm GPA and classification;
Submit a one-time participation fee of $10 (there are no other costs required to attend);
Submit a completed Parent Signature packet;
Fully participate each day of the conference.
Battle High School
Battle High School7575 East St. Charles RoadColumbia, MO 65202
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