|2015 - 2016 Curriculum Year
Leadership Kitsap a non-profit organization, was founded in 1993 by community leaders, the Kitsap County Chambers of Commerce and the United Way of Kitsap County. The mission of Leadership Kitsap is to promote informed and committed civic volunteerism. The year-long curriculum is designed to help participants acquire both a fuller sense of the critical issues affecting Kitsap County and also the leadership skills necessary to motivate and engage others in collaborative efforts to resolve them.
Leadership Kitsap class participants are selected through a competitive screening/interview process conducted by the Board of Directors. A maximum of thirty two individuals will be chosen based on criteria including the following: commitment to civic involvement in Kitsap County, potential for community leadership, and professional as well as personal achievement.
Application is a two-part process: (1) an electronic application submitted to the Leadership Kitsap office by May 15, 2015 and (2) a personal interviewing the month of May. Those selected will be notified by early June 2015. All members of the class of 2016 will be invited to attend the Leadership Kitsap Graduation Celebration for the class of 2015 in June.
Tuition for the curriculum year is $1950. At least $250 should be paid by the participant. The balance is usually paid by the participant’s employer or sponsoring organization. Partial scholarships are available however must be requested via separate application. Please contact the Executive Director (360) 782-1058 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Leadership Kitsap does not discriminate against applicants or participants on the basis of race, religion, sex, national origin, income, sexual orientation, age, or physical ability.
All applications are handled respectfully and with appropriate confidentiality.
All applications must be received no later than May 15, 2015.
Instructions For Completion
This application will take 45 minutes to an hour to complete. You cannot save your work, so you should have all material available before beginning. Important Note: All candidates must complete an online application.