Accelerate Program Details
Registration is now open for Accelerate First Year Associates 2021!
Accelerate will hold its welcomeeventand presentation virtually on Monday, March 1, 2021. After this event, associates will separate into smaller cohorts that will participate in virtual roundtablediscussionsand coaching over the next few months.Tentatively, these meetings would take place in May, June, August and October. Our Accelerate Wrap-Up will take place the beginning of December 2021.
In 2020, AccelerateFirst Year Associatesämovedto a virtual setting. The Center for Women in Law has decided tokeep a virtual component to its 2021program–which we hope will enable law firm associates outside of Dallas, Houston, San Antonio and Austin(which previously had been the geographic parameters for our in-person program)the opportunity to participate.Now Accelerate 2021 is open to first year associates regardless of location!
In the past, firms have paid a set fee per participating associate; however, we want to expand participation/engagement and are moving to a sponsorship model.The Accelerate First-Year Associatesälevels of sponsorship are as follows:
- BENEFACTOR($10,000) –Benefactor sponsorswill be acknowledged on ourwebsite, our annual impact report, Accelerate webinars, and can send six (6) or more first year associates to the Accelerate2021 program;
- GOLD($5,000) –Gold sponsorswill be acknowledged on ourwebsite, our annual impact report, Accelerate webinars, and can send up to five (5) first year associates to the Accelerate 2021 program; and
- SILVER($2,500) –Silver sponsorswill be acknowledged on our website, our annual impact report, Accelerate webinars, and can send up to two (2) first year associates to theAccelerateprogram.
If you are interested in sponsorship or registering first year associates for Accelerate 2021, please contact the Center for Women in Law.