The Future Leaders in Mobility Program is a week-long experiential program hosted by Volkswagen Group of America (VWGoA) in partnership with the Greater Washington Urban League.
Thirty rising juniors and seniors in high school will participate in interactive presentations and activities involving brands and departments, along with key topics that influence transportation today. In this immersive program, participating students will engage in and observe the various exciting automotive career paths such as manufacturing, engineering, marketing,
public relations, finance and dealership operations.
The program will run from August 1-5, 2022 at the VWGoA
U.S. Headquarters in Herndon, VA.
Be a rising high school junior or senior (graduating class of 2023 or 2024)
Be from a historically underserved and vulnerable population
Be a permanent resident in the District of Columbia; Montgomery County, MD; Prince George’s County, MD; or Northern Virginia
Demonstrate an interest in the automotive industry
Biographical Information. All sections must be completed.
Essay. The essay must be submitted within the fillable box on the application form and should be limited to 500 words.
Two Letters of Recommendation. See the application for a comprehensive list of acceptable sources of letters of recommendation.
MAY 27, 2022
June 10, 2022
August 1-5, 2022
Future Leaders in
Submit all application materials electronically no later than
May 27, 2022