Leadership Application Form


The 2023 schedule is as follows:

Opening Retreat: Thursday, Sept. 21, and Friday, Sept. 22
Session #1:      Thursday, Oct.   5
Session #2:      Thursday, Oct. 19
Session #3:      Thursday, Nov. 2
Session #4:      Thursday, Nov. 16
Session #5:      Thursday, Nov. 30
Celebration Luncheon:  Friday, Dec. 8, 11:45 a.m.

You are required to attend the Opening Retreat, all program sessions, and the Celebration Luncheon. The sessions run from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. If an emergency arises and you have to miss a session, we ask that you meet with Jeanine McKenna to cover the information missed.

If accepted into the Leadership Emporia Academy, you and your company/organization will be responsible for the tuition fee of $425, which covers all costs including materials, meals, and other expenses associated with the sessions. The fee is due prior to the first session. Do not send payment with your application. You will be invoiced upon acceptance into the program.

A limited amount of scholarship funding is available. The Selection Committee will award these funds based on need. Scholarship applications are due at the time you submit your Leadership Emporia Academy application. Late scholarship applications will be denied. Click here to submit a scholarship application.

 Your application must be received by 5:00 p.m., August 11, 2023.