LEDA empowers a community of exceptional young leaders from under-resourced backgrounds by supporting their higher education and professional success in order to create a more inclusive and equitable country.
LEDA runs the LEDA Scholars Program, the LEDA Career Network, and the LEDA Policy Project.
We are devastated by the passing of Yasmin Ahmed Abdillahi, a LEDA Cohort 11 Scholar and a LEDA Career Fellow.
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The LEDA Policy Project seeks to train and position young leaders from underrepresented backgrounds to lend their voices to federal policy discussions pertaining to postsecondary education.