Leadership Arts is a nine-month training program that prepares people to serve on nonprofit boards and increase their civic engagement in the arts.

TIME COMMITMENT: Leadership Arts 2018-2019 will begin on September 12, 2018 and conclude on May 8, 2019.  Sessions are held on the second Wednesday of the month from 12 noon to 5:00 pm (subject to change). Participants are expected to make every effort to attend all program sessions.  Attendance at seven out of nine sessions is required to graduate. Each session is hosted at a different cultural venue and followed by an informal happy hour.

PROGRAM FEES: Tuition is $1,500 for CBCA Members and their employees. If three CBCA Member employees apply, tuition is reduced to $1,200 per person.  Non-member fees are $2,200. Tuition covers all associated program costs. Full tuition is due once the candidate has been officially accepted into Leadership Arts. Once paid, tuition is non-refundable and enrollment in Leadership Arts in non-transferable. There is a non-refundable $30 application fee due by August 10.  Learn more about the Deborah Jordy Leadership Arts Scholarship Fund and Application.

TO APPLY: Complete this online application, accompanied by your résumé (PDF format), a headshot (JPEG format) and the $30 application fee.

DEADLINE: Application, résumé, photo and fee must be received by Friday, August 10, 2018. Candidates will be notified of their status by August 20, 2018.

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Leadership Arts Application Form

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