Application Process

Applications are open!

Who Should Apply? 

We are seeking Democratic women who are committed to effective political leadership and interested in running for elective office. Applicants should have:

  • Ability to articulate a personal political vision;
  • Evidence of political leadership experience or potential, and/or meaningful involvement in workplace or community;
  • Commitment to full participation and attendance requirements of the trainings.

Applicants must be registered Democrats residing in Louisiana and identify as women. There is no litmus test to be an Emerge Louisiana class member.  Emerge embraces diversity and encourages applications from women of all races, ethnicities, marital statuses, religious affiliations, sexual orientations, socioeconomic statuses and physical abilities.

Emerge Louisiana is here to recruit, train, and support you.  Are you ready to take the first step toward launching your campaign?