The Online News Association (ONA) is accepting candidates for the Women’s Leadership Accelerator.

The yearlong intensive program aims to supercharge the leadership and management skills of women. It starts with a week of mentoring, discussion and learning March 2020 in California.

The selected journalists will also receive support and coaching from ONA throughout the year and participate in a workshop at ONA’s annual conference in Atlanta.

ONA will select 26 candidates from different backgrounds. English fluency is required.

The program offers a limited number of travel stipends. For the workshop at ONA20, registration, travel to and lodging in Atlanta will be covered.

The deadline is Oct. 31, 2019.