Bush Institute Leadership Programs
Developing a new generation of leaders who are focused on solving society's most challenging issues
The future will be owned by leaders who, despite their differences, are willing to engage in the difficult job of finding real solutions.
The Bush Institute is committed to developing leaders at home and abroad who are ready to work together to make significant contributions in the communities where they live, work, and volunteer.
Learn more: Presidential Leadership Scholars / School Leadership Initiative / Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program / WE Lead Women's Leadership Program / Central America Prosperity Project / Liberty and Leadership
Forum on Leadership
The Bush Center’s Forum on Leadership is a landmark annual gathering to develop, recognize, and celebrate leadership. We bring together internationally-recognized thought leaders for compelling conversations on the vital issues of today.
The Bush Center recognizes individuals for outstanding leadership at the Forum on Leadership.
2018 Inaugural Leadership Award Recipients
George W. Bush Medal for Distinguished Leadership: Bono
Military Service Citation: Blayne Smith
Trailblazer Citation: Jan Pruitt (posthumously)
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