rung                                                                                                                                                Member Application - Part 1

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Thank you for your interest in joining the Rung for Women community!

Our next cohort of women will begin their journey in Spring 2022. This form is the first step to becoming a Rung member.

Rung  is a career development program that empowers women to identify and achieve their long-term professional goals, along with personal goals related to well-being and finances. Learn more here:

An active email address is required to complete this form. If you do not have an email address and need assistance in creating one, please contact Rungs Membership Team at 314-451-8500. You can also reach us at .

Please note:

1.    In alignment with one of our core values, safety, the Rung Leadership Team has adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy to help safeguard the health and safety of our staff, members, and Rung community – along with our loved ones -- from COVID-19.  To become a member of Rung, you must submit proof of vaccination status or be approved for a medical or religious exemption.

2.   We are intentional about seeking a diverse community of women to ensure representation of women from various backgrounds. Please answer each question and provide explanations when applicable.

3.   Programs are only available in the English language at this time.

4.  Career Services will create an individualized experience of training and support that will empower you to reach your career goals and flourish in the workplace. Whether you are looking for a new career or want to elevate your current one, Career Services offers valuable training opportunities and services to help you determine your own path to success.  You will have the chance to explore career pathways in technology, geospatial, healthcare and/or sales/customer service, along with other areas of interest, and take part in Advanced Professional Skills and industry-based training, all with the potential of being hired from one of our employer collaborators.

If you are not eligible or ready to participate in our full program, we invite you to sign up for our email list to receive invites for special events and activities for women in the St. Louis region.

Thank you and please spread the word to other women!

Personal Information

Rung collects demographic information to be proactively diverse and inclusive of various backgrounds in our membership and to ensure representation of multiple identities.

This information is used to calculate metrics to assess the diversity within the communities we serve and also for funding purposes (i.e. Grant proposals)

This applies to first and second generation individuals, immigrants, or refugees. We want to know what country you identify with.

Rung is open to people who identify as women.

Rung is open to women who have at least completed a GED or received a high school diploma.

Rung is open to women who are interested in full time employment.

Membership Eligibility Continued

Due to the long-term nature of our program, stability in housing and finance are critical to ensure your success. We define stable as a consistent, permanent place to live. If you are currently not in stable housing, please contact Call 211 This helpline can connect you to local housing resources needed to maintain housing.

Rung for Women is designed for women who have had some prior work experience.

Please only include your individual income (Do not include supplemental income i.e. Child Support, Food Stamps, Disability)