Terms & Conditions of Use

1. General Rules and Definitions

1.1. This website, app.theleadershipalliance.org, serves as the application and registration portal for all Leadership Alliance summer research programs, including the SR-EIP Online Application for The Leadership Alliance Summer Research - Early Identification Program.

1.2. The Leadership Alliance may change, add, or remove portions of this Agreement at any time. Changes to this policy will be posted on the site.

2. Content 

2.1. This system allows the user/applicant to submit a complete application package and to track their placement status for all Leadership Alliance summer research programs at member colleges and/or universities. The Leadership Alliance Executive Office will use this system to determine applicant eligibility, to share application information with the member institutions selected by the applicant, and to communicate decisions regarding each application to the user.

2.2. You may download or copy the content and other items displayed on the site for personal use, but you may not modify, publish, sell, or exploit the content of this site in whole or in part.

2.3. The Leadership Alliance website contains links to other Internet sites. Because The Leadership Alliance is not responsible for the content of these outside sites, you should direct any concerns regarding an external link to that site’s administrator.

3. Privacy

3.1. To complete this application, you will be asked to provide personal information. We will not share your personal information with third parties.

3.2. The Leadership Alliance may use aggregate data to track the use of this site.

3.3. The Leadership Alliance maintains industry-standard safeguards to ensure the security and privacy of the personal information you submit.

3.4. The Leadership Alliance may use aggregate data for research purposes.

3.5. The Leadership Alliance (or its member institutions) may use your contact information to notify you of graduate school application opportunities.

4. Communications

4.1. By choosing to begin an application to a Leadership Alliance summer research program, you agree that The Leadership Alliance member institutions that you have selected may contact you directly by using the email address that you have provided in the registration. In that event, you will be contacted by Summer Program Coordinators, Faculty or their representatives.

4.2. If your current undergraduate institution is a member of the Leadership Alliance, your institutional representative may be notified that you have begun an application when you save your Education section.

5. Termination

5.1. You may withdraw your application at any time by sending an email to theleadershipalliance@brown.edu.

5.2. The Leadership Alliance may terminate or suspend your access to all or part of this service for any reason, including breach of this agreement.

6. Rules and Requirements

Applicant agrees to:

6.1. Provide all required information in an accurate and timely manner

6.2. Abide by all application deadlines

6.3. Promptly notify the Leadership Alliance of any change in contact information

6.4. Respond promptly to either accept or decline offers of placement

6.5. Log off of the online application after completion of each session to protect against unauthorized access of application information

6.6. Acknowledge that you will only be able to submit a complete application when two letters of recommendation and copies of all official transcripts have been uploaded by the Feb. 1 deadline.

If you have any questions, please email theleadershipalliance@brown.edu

I have read the Terms and Conditions of this Agreement. I have had the chance to ask questions about application information sharing, and those questions have been answered to my satisfaction. My completion of this application form is consent for my information to be anonymously pooled with all Leadership Alliance applicant information. Personal information is used for descriptive purposes only and not in consideration of eligibility.