EmilyCroppedThe Emily Couric Leadership Forum: honoring Emily Couric's contributions to our community by encouraging all women to adopt an active role in government, public issues, and policy debates affecting their communities, and to inspire young women to pursue activities which will enable them to become effective leaders.

Where Are They Now?

Past Winners:

Thank You

The Emily Couric Leadership Board is hard at work on putting together the 2017 Luncheon.

Stay tuned for the 2017 Women's Leadership Award Announcement!

Thank you for joining the Emily Couric Leadership Forum for the 16th Annual

Emily Couric Leadership Luncheon

We congratulate the recipient of the
2016 Emily Couric Leadership Scholarship Award

Olivia Vande Woude

and the
2016 Recipient of the Women’s Leadership Award
Celebrated Poet
Nikki Giovanni


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Thank you for making the 16th Annual Emily Couric Leadership Luncheon a success!

This video highlights amazing women who won scholarships in the past.

What is ECLF?


For sixteen years, your kind support of the Emily Couric Leadership Forum has allowed the awarding of scholarships to young women who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in school and community. The past recipients of these scholarships are now medical professionals, researchers, community organizers, educators, business leaders and more.

As 2016 draws to a close, we want to say thank you! Your kind support is truly appreciated.

Wishing you an amazing New Year! We look forward to seeing you at our annual Leadership Award Luncheon in 2017.
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