Emerge and Lead Program Application
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This leadership development program is designed to enhance the leadership skills of individuals that work or volunteer for nonprofit organizations in Kansas. This 4-month program provides unique learning opportunities for building leadership skills and addressing challenges within nonprofit organizations.

Program Components include:
Leadership Training & Coaching
Managing Self & Taking Risks
Partnerships & Collaboration
Strategic Planning & Visioning
Peer Coaching
Board Governance
Program is limited to 30 participants.

February 26th, 2021
March 12th, 2021
March 26th, 2021
April 9th, 2021
April 23rd, 2021
May 14th, 2021
May 28th, 2021
June 11th, 2021

Cost: Members - $450 | Non-members - $650
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Applicant information

First Name:
Last Name:
Job Title:
Company Name:
Work Phone:
Home Phone:
Email Address:
Address 1:
Postal Code:

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What is your current role with the nonprofit you are engaged with?

Board Member

If not an employee of a nonprofit, please provide the name, address and phone number of the nonprofit you are involved with.


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Number of years working and/or volunteering in the nonprofit sector?
0-1 year
1-5 years
5-10 years
10-15 years
More than 15 years
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Would you like to be considered for a scholarship for Emerge & Lead?

If you answered yes to question above, please answer the following prompt in a short paragraph: briefly describe your leadership philosophy


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Why are you interested in participating in this program?


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What do you hope to get out of participating in this program?


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What are the biggest challenges you face within your organization?


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Is there anything else you would like us to know about your application or interest in this program?


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If you have attended training at the Kansas Leadership Center, what training(s) have you attended?

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Although not required, we encourage you to engage someone else involved with your nonprofit to participate in this program with you. For instance if you are an employee you could invite a board member or volunteer to participate. If you are a board member, you could invite an employee or volunteer to participate. If you are a volunteer, you could invite an employee or board member to participate.  

To do so you would simply forward the application to them and ask them to complete it. They would be obligated to pay the tuition as well.

If you will be inviting another participant from your organization, please provide a name below.


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