EDHE SWEEP Student Chapters
The SWEEP student chapters are brought to you by the SWEEP programme, where we would like to have a SWEEP chapters within the 26 public universities. We envision to have a chapter run entirely by students who will form committees managed according to University policies and procedures.
SWEEP National is excited to announce that universities can now start their own SWEEP chapters on campus.
SWEEP chapters provide a platform for women to connect, support, and empower each other. By starting a SWEEP chapter, you can create a community that promotes personal and professional growth, while also giving back to society. If you are interested in starting a SWEEP chapter on your campus, we have created a checklist to guide you through the process.
Be a SWEEP National Member: In order to start a SWEEP chapter, This will give you access to SWEEP resources and support, and ensure that your chapter aligns with our mission and values.
Do you already have a society and want to be involved with SWEEP? If your university already has a society that promotes women’s empowerment and aligns with SWEEP’s values, you may want to consider partnering with us. By partnering with SWEEP, you can access our resources, support, and community, while also retaining your own society’s identity.
How many students are interested to being members? Before starting a SWEEP chapter, it is important to gauge interest among your peers. Consider hosting an interest meeting to find out how many students are interested in joining the chapter. This will help you determine the size and scope of your chapter and guide your planning process.
Do you have specific roles and responsibilities? It is important to establish roles and responsibilities within your chapter, to ensure that everyone is working towards the same goals. Consider creating a leadership team and defining specific roles and responsibilities for each member. This will help to ensure that your chapter runs smoothly and effectively.
Do you have a society and want to register it with SWEEP? If your university already has a society that aligns with SWEEP’s values, you may want to consider registering it with SWEEP. This will give you access to our resources and support, while also allowing you to retain your society’s identity. To register your society with SWEEP, please contact us for more information.
Starting a SWEEP chapter on your university campus is a great way to promote women’s empowerment, create a supportive community, and give back to society. We are excited to support you in this journey and can’t wait to see the impact that your chapter will make!
If you are interested in starting a SWEEP Chapter at your university, the first step is to ensure that you meet the checklist requirements mentioned above. Once you have done that, you can show your interest by contacting Ms Frances Zowa at email@example.com, Frances is our dedicated point of contact for starting SWEEP Chapters and will be able to provide you with more information on the process, answer any questions you may have, and guide you through the next steps.
Please complete the registration form and submit it, Frances will then follow up with you to discuss your interest in more detail and provide you with guidance on how to start your SWEEP Chapter. We look forward to hearing from you and supporting you in this exciting journey of empowering women on your university campus!