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GSLI girls pictured with The Richards Group founder, Stan Richards.

Leadership Institute (GSLI)

The Girl Scout Leadership Institute (GSLI) equips high school girls to pursue higher education and exposes them to a variety of career opportunities through corporate visits and access to female role models that empower them to positively impact their communities now and in the future.

Upcoming Events

Sampler Saturday: April 27 @ 9AM


Girls in 8th grade and up are welcome to attend.

The Girl Scout Leadership Institute is the premier program for Girl Scouts in grades 9-12 to explore different careers, try job shadowing opportunities, and prepare for college. Come learn about our older girl programs and sample some of the opportunities available. Start the day with our keynote speaker, Dorie Clark, as she describes how to “Build Your Brand as a Leader”.  Next, representatives from Ivy League and Dallas area universities will present information and be available throughout the day for girls to ask questions.  After lunch, girls will participate in workshops and career exploration networking, as well as learn about Girl Scout travel opportunities, clubs and the Gold Award.


Job Shadowing

Job shadowing offers girls the chance to learn about a particular occupation or profession as she accompanies  employees throughout their day-to-day work schedule. To be placed on a waiting list, or to cancel, please contact Gerri Gordon at

Cyber Camp at Collin College

-Are you are registered Girl Scout in grades 8th-12th
-Interested in cyber security? 
-Want to know how to defend against malicious attackers? 

In this Cyber Camp you will learn how computer systems
work, how unsecure computer systems are breached, and
what you can do to protect computer systems from attackers.

You will also learn what it's like to be in a career in 
Cyber Security from industry professionals.

June 17-19, 2019
9:00am-3:30pm daily
Collin College Preston Ridge Campus, Conference Center
Lunch is provided each day