Running Start Office Internship

Running Start office interns benefit from our political trainings as well as a rich opportunity for professional development and for making important connections. Learn more here.

Featured Videos

Curious about our programs? Looking for testimonials? Hear from prominent #womeninpolitics and #RunningStartAlums to learn more about what we do. See our videos here.

Mentor a future political leader.

You have experience and expertise that could benefit a young woman interested in political leadership. Encourage a young woman to run for office today! Get involved with Running Start’s nonpartisan programs to train young women to lead in politics and sign up to be a mentor here.

11th Annual Young Women to Watch Awards

March 21, 2017, The National Museum of Women in the Arts: Running Start’s 11th Annual Young Women to Watch Awards will honor the youngest women in politics! The annual awards dinner draws about 400 of Washington, DC’s political elite as guests and about 75% of of the women in Congress join the Congressional Host Committee. Buy Tickets

Become a Running Start Member

Access to our exclusive Off the Record dinners, discounts to our annual gala – the Women to Watch Awards, keep up to speed on the world of women in politics here and around the world. Want this and more?  Become a Running Start member today.

About Running Start

10,000 Trained in 10 Years
 

In 2016 Running Start will train its 10,000th young woman to lead in politics!

Join this nonpartisan movement of young women leaders--gain the skills you need to feel confident and ready to lead by participating in our programs. Support our trainings by becoming a member, making a donation, or attending our fabulous alum showcase, the Young Women to Watch Awards. Be a part of this tidal wave of young women bringing their voices to the table and our halls of power.

Let's make the next 10 years even better than the first.

Mentor a Future Political Leader

You have experience and expertise that could benefit a young woman interested in political leadership. Encourage a young woman to run for office today! Sign up to be a mentor here.