The Urban Land Institute (ULI) is a nonprofit education and research institute supported by its members. Its mission is to provide leadership in the responsible use of land and in creating and sustaining thriving communities worldwide. Established in 1936, the institute has more than 40,000 members worldwide representing all aspects of land use and development disciplines.
What will the program provide? Up to 15 individuals of color will receive a scholarship to the 2019 Fall Meeting which will be held in Washington D.C., September 18th – 21st, 2019 in addition to a one-year ULI membership. This is a value of more than $2,700. This program will also provide a suggested track of programming at the Fall Meeting to mentor the group through key relationships and strengthen the cohort.
After the conclusion of the Fall Meeting, the program will provide two cohort convenings during the one-year program for non ULI members and create structured connections to key Boston real estate leaders.
Who is eligible to participate? The Pathways to Inclusion initiative is designed to increase participation of groups who are underrepresented in the land use and real estate fields, defined as being African American/African descent, Hispanic/Latino, Native American, Middle Eastern and Asian descent. Pathways Applicants must live in the Boston metropolitan area and be able to attend the Fall Meeting, September 18th -21st in Washington D.C.
Please complete this application by August 9, 2019, to be considered for the program. If you have additional questions, please contact Manikka Bowman, ULI Boston Director of Policy and Outreach at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 617.982.6369. 2019
Please note: Hotel accommodations and travel are not included in the program offerings.