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The Enrichment Institute for Women (EIW) Cycle 2 - Registration

Thank you for your interest in The Enrichment Institute for Women (EIW) 2019 - 2020. This program is starting this Fall 2019 in partnership with Otterbein University and The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio.
Registration is Closed

Time & Location

Oct 04, 2019, 5:30 PM – Apr 24, 2020, 8:00 PM
Otterbein University, 1 South Grove Street, Westerville, OH 43081

About the Event

The Enrichment Institute for Women (EIW) Cycle 2- is starting this Fall 2019 in partnership with Otterbein University and The Women’s Fund of Central Ohio. The Enrichment Institute for Women (EIW)  is a leadership training and support program for entry level professionals (5 years or less) with the desire to advance, lead, and create change in their careers and community.​

Why EIW?

*1 in 4 female single or married female households in Central Ohio are not economically secure

*Women earn 78 cents for every dollar earned by a man

*Women experience unemployment at a rate of 7%

*Women participate in the workforce at a rate of 63%

*Median income for a woman working fulltime: $40,362

EIW is composed of an intense thirteen (13) session curriculum that prepares women in the areas of:

Phase 1:  Personal Development

Phase 2:  Financial Fitness

Phase 3:  Organizational Leadership and Board Governance

Phase 4:  Wellness Management


Experiencing EIW will validate participant desires to be in leadership and provide tangible metrics to reach their personal/professional goals and propel them towards economic self-sufficiency. These elements are comprehensive and address the cognition, affect, and behavior of organizational leadership & personal development. With the array of skill-building activities, participants will value elements as diverse as vision development, problem solving, skillfully conducting critical conversations, managing anxiety, and purposefully taking action.


Retreat: 10/04/19—10/06/19

Program: 10/10/19, 10/24/19, 11/7/19, 11/21/19, 12/12/19, 01/9/20, 01/23/20, 02/06/20, 02/27/20, 03/12/20, *03/28/20, 04/09/20, **04/23/20.    (Participants are not to miss more than 2 sessions.)

Times Weeknight Sessions 5:30 PM—8:00 PM

*Weekend Session 10:00 AM—3:00 PM

**Closing Ceremony: Thurs., April 23, 2020

Cost:  $500, full tuition, weekend retreat included

Applications are now open and will close on September 13, 2019.

In order to be considered for this program please:

1) Pay the deposit of $100 at time of completing this form. Pay the balance of $400 by March 23, 2020. 

2) Complete the electronic application which will be e-mailed to you with a copy of your deposit/full payment receipt. 

3) Have your professor, coach, current/previous volunteer organization or employer complete the electronic letters of recommendation. Please note you will need a total of two electronic recommendations from two different individuals. Please direct all questions to with the subject line “The Enrichment Institute for Women – Letter of Recommendation”.

4) Be available for all mandatory retreat dates and program dates listed on this application. 

Thank you again for your interest in The Enrichment Institute for Women program. We look forward to connecting with you soon!

Femergy Team

  • EIW Deposit*
  • EIW Full Payment*

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