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The Sixteenth Annual Emily Couric Leadership Luncheon will be held in the spring of 2016.  We hope you will be able to join us.  Please check back for updates.


Thank you for making the Fifteenth Annual Emily Couric Leadership Luncheon a success!

This short video highlights the 2015 luncheon and the nine amazing young women who won scholarships.   View the video here!

On April 29, 2015, over 430 guests honored the recipient and finalists of the
2015 Emily Couric Leadership Scholarship
and the
2015 Recipient of the Women’s Leadership Award
Famed Oceanic Explorer
Dr. Sylvia Earle

Dr. Sylvia Earle
Dr. Sylvia Earle


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The nominations are in! Each of the outstanding young women chosen will receive at least $5,000 in scholarship support and now have the chance to be awarded $30,000 if they are selected as the recipient of the 2016 Emily Couric Leadership Scholarship. Applications are due ONE MONTH from today. Good luck! ... See MoreSee Less