2023 BILLD Application


28th Annual
Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development
August 18-22 | Madison, Wisconsin

A completed BILLD application requires ALL the following components to be submitted no later than April 17. Late and/or incomplete applications will not be considered.

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  1. Application form
  2. Current resume/bio, limited to two, typed pages. See guidelines here.*
  3. Essay, describing your qualifications for receiving a BILLD Fellowship. Your essay must be limited to two typed pages, and must address the four questions outlined here. *
  4. Two letters of recommendation from state legislative colleagues and/or graduates of the Bowhay Institute. Please note that members of the BILLD Steering Committee are not permitted to write letters of recommendation.

* See the BILLD application brochure for the information requested in your resume/bio and the four questions to be addressed in your essay.