Program Description
Our campus Executive Councils consist of up to six hand-selected student leaders per school who—with funding and resources from AEI—promote campus dialogue surrounding free enterprise and American leadership.

Each prospective Executive Council member must apply on an individual basis for one of the six positions at his or her school.

Click here for a list of currently active Executive Councils.

APPLY HERE
Round 3 Final Deadline: October 5, 2014
Round 3 applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. If you hope to claim a spot on your school's Executive Council, please submit your application as soon as possible, as your school's team may fill up before this deadline. 

Opportunities

  • Lead AEI's campus outreach at your college or university
  • Participate in exclusive networking dinners and events with top entrepreneurs, business leaders, and scholars
  • Attend leadership conferences in Washington, DC, and other key cities
  • Organize campus events including lectures, debates, reading groups, and more
  • Gain access to AEI resources, speakers, funding, and day-to-day support from AEI staff 


Core Responsibilities

  • Create and organize an all-day policy conference featuring panels, keynote addresses, and networking receptions. Work with AEI staff to build an agenda, invite speakers, and publicize the event
  • Host a "leadership dinner" with 25-30 students and a keynote speaker


Additional activities

  • Distribute AEI resources on campus
  • Host a student-centered public policy event (Example: student debate or panel discussion)
  • Co-sponsor a policy event hosted by another student organization or academic department
  • Write an op-ed or article for your school newspaper, a local paper, or a major website leveraging or highlighting AEI scholarship
  • Host a live-stream showing of an AEI event in your dorm lounge or student center & host a post-event discussion with attendees
  • Organize a student essay competition or video contest, and AEI will share any great pieces on its website
  • Organize a monthly book club featuring work authored by AEI scholars or other recommended writers 

 

LEARN MORE

Set up a phone call with a member of our team!
Scott Fyall, [email protected], 202-828-6028
Anna Eames, [email protected], 202-862-7181

Would you like to join us? There are three application deadlines to become an Executive Council member for the 201415 academic year. You will be accepted, rejected, or deferred to a later pool.

APPLY HERE
Priority deadline: June 8, 2014

Round 2: August 3, 2014
Round 3: October 5, 2014

SUBMIT A LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION

 

 

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Events Calendar
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Tuesday, September 16, 2014 | 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
The Constitution as political theory

Please join us for the third-annual Walter Berns Constitution Day Lecture as James Ceasar, Harry F. Byrd Professor of Politics at the University of Virginia, explores some of the Constitution’s most significant contributions to political theory, focusing on themes that have been largely unexamined in current scholarship.

Event Registration is Closed
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 | 8:10 a.m. – Thursday, September 18, 2014 | 1:30 p.m.
Third international conference on housing risk: New risk measures and their applications

We invite you to join us for this year’s international conference on housing risk — cosponsored by the Collateral Risk Network and AEI International Center on Housing Risk — which will focus on new mortgage and collateral risk measures and their applications.

Event Registration is Closed
Thursday, September 18, 2014 | 2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Speaker of the House John Boehner on resetting America’s economic foundation

Please join us as Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) delivers his five-point policy vision to reset America’s economy.

Friday, September 19, 2014 | 9:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Reforming Medicare: What does the public think?

Please join us as a panel of distinguished experts explore the implications of the report and the consumer role in shaping the future of Medicare.

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