LEAD Opportunities | Students

Applications are now open for AY22-23 LEAD Opportunities!
Apply Now!
Extended Application Deadline: Friday, May 6th
Contact our staff at leadingedge@gatech.edu if you have any questions or would like to discuss the opportunity further

Opportunities

Be Coached (Leading Edge)
Grow your leadership skills

Leadership Fellow (Coach)
$3,000 / 1st year
Volunteer basis with reduced number of Coachees / 2nd+ year(s)

Grand Challenges Team Leader
up to $1,000 / year ($500 per semester)

GT 1000 Leadership Facilitator
$600 / class

PUBP 4140 Foundations of Leadership Teaching Assistant
GTA rates

Teams for Tech Facilitator
$3,000 / year

The world needs exemplary leaders. You may not fully realize or believe it, but you are fully capable of leading. With a growth mindset, you can create the conditions, inside yourself and in the context in which you live and work, to become a more dynamic leader than you are today. Discover ways to challenge yourself to take your leadership to the next level AND develop others:

Be Coached in Leading Edge

Coaching

Leading Edge | One-on-One Leadership Coaching is a leadership development experience for graduate and undergraduate students at Georgia Tech where participants work with a leadership coach to intentionally explore and grow their leadership skills.


  • Work with a leadership coach
  • Challenge yourself through self-evaluation and feedback from others
  • Create a compelling vision for your leadership future

8-10 hours per semester


Apply now for 2022 Fall Semester

Leadership Fellow (Coach)

Fellows

The Leadership Fellows program enables graduate students to develop self and others while serving as leadership coaches for Georgia Tech undergraduate students.

 


  • Enhance your leadership skills
  • Give back to Georgia Tech Community
  • Interact and learn with other faculty, staff and graduate students from across campus

4-5 hours per week


$3,000 stipend / 1st Year
Volunteer basis with a reduced number of Coachees / 2nd + Year(s)


Applications are now open for AY22-23!

Extended Application Deadline: Friday, May 6th at 5pm

Know someone that would make a good Leadership Fellow? Referral Form

Grand Challenges Facilitator

GC Facilitators

The Grand Challenges Team Leaders program enables undergraduate (2+years) and graduate students to serve as team leaders for Georgia Tech undergraduate students in the Grand Challenges Living and Learning Community (GCLLC).


  • Learn how to build effective, cohesive teams
  • Enhance your team facilitation, engagement, and communication skills
  • Help students become better collaborators and researchers

3-4 hours per week (no classroom component required)


$500 stipend per semester
No classroom commitment required (you will meet with your teams outside of class)


Applications are now open for AY22-23!

Extended Application Deadline: Friday, May 6th at 5pm

Know someone that would make a good GC Team Leader? Referral Form

GT 1000 Leadership Facilitator

GT 1000 Facilitation

GT 1000 Leadership Co-Facilitator are professionally trained by LEAD staff to facilitate class sessions within the GT 1000 1st-Year Seminar Course (Fall and Summer).


  • Help incoming Tech students enhance their leadership skills
  • Gain instructional experience
  • Collaborate with faculty and staff

3-4 hours per week (Late Summer Semester)

1.5-2 hours per week (Fall Semester only)


* Past / Current Leadership Fellows / Grand Challenges Team Leaders are eligible to participate


Summer: $750 professional development funds

Fall: $600 stipend per class


Applications are now open for AY22-23!

Extended Application Deadline: Friday, May 6th at 5pm

Know someone that would make a good GT 1000 Leadership Co-Facilitator? Referral Form

PUBP 4140 Teaching Assistant

The PUBP 4140 (Foundations of Leadership) Teaching Assistant is trained by LEAD staff to assist in class sessions.


  • Help Georgia Tech students become familiar with different ways of exercising leadership, their own strengths and
    weaknesses, and how they can best work with others in a leadership context.
  • Gain instructional experience with an opportunity to practice teaching skills
  • Collaborate with faculty and staff

3 class hours per week (Fall and Spring Semesters) along with weekly instructional meetings, class preparation and grading


Tech to Teaching program participation | completion is preferred


GTA rates


Applications are now open for AY22-23!

Extended Application Deadline: Thursday, April 14th at 11:59pm

Know someone that would make a good Teaching Assistant? Referral Form

Teams for Tech Facilitator

The Teams for Tech Faciliators program enables graduate students to serve as team facilitators working closely with student teams to create a product, service, project, or venture concept to enhance life at Georgia Tech.


  • Learn how to observe and ask curious questions to aid students in building high-performing cohesive teams
  • Enhance team facilitation, communication, and leadership skills
  • Help students become better collaborators, researchers and negotiators

3-6 hours per week


$3000 stipend per year


Applications are now open for AY22-23!

Extended Application Deadline: Friday, May 6th at 5pm

Know someone that would make a good Teams for Tech Facilitator? Referral Form

Want to pitch an idea for Teams for Tech? Submit your idea proposal here