An Emerging Leader Girl Scout embodies the mission and promise of
Girl Scouts to make the world a better place and exemplifies the
highest caliber of leadership, courage, confidence, and character. She
is the essence of a G.I.R.L. (Go-Getter, Innovator, Risk Taker, Leader)TM.
Not only does she thrive in the classroom as a scholar and achiever,
but an Emerging Leader also flourishes in the community, where she
solves problems and stands up for causes close to her heart. She is
curious about the world and inspires others with her positivity and
can-do spirit. She is poised to make a difference and elevate those
As part of the 2019 Emerging Leaders program, you will receive
networking skills, business etiquette, and personal brand basics
training through an orientation. Then, on Friday, March 29, you will
meet with female business leaders from around San Diego during a
morning mentoring session and be recognized at our 2019
Cool Women Luncheon. Select Emerging Leader Girl Scouts will
have the opportunity to hone their public speaking skills by
introducing this year’s class of Cool Women or presenting during the
Cool Women Luncheon program.
San Diego Girl Scouts in grades 10-12: You are invited to apply for the 2019 Emerging Leader program by
midnight on Sunday, Dec. 16.
- Be a currently registered Girl Scout for the 2018-2019
- Be a current 10-12th grade
- Show us your G.I.R.L. power in and outside of Girl
- Relate to one of the G.I.R.L. qualities and be able
to articulate why you want to participate and what you can gain from
- Must be able to attend one of the
mandatory orientation sessions (tentatively Sunday, Feb. 24 or March
- Must be able to attend the morning mentoring
session and Cool Women Luncheon on Friday, March 29 from 9 a.m.-2
p.m. (participants will miss a full day of school).
Download this PDF to review and prepare your application
responses. Actual application submissions must be completed online.
Contact Program Specialist (Grades 6-12) Steph Dawes.