LL Class 37 Nomination Form - Final LL Class 37 Nomination Form - Final - Page 2

...and improve your ability to lead effectively. Attendance Leadership Lakeland requires a serious commitment of time and energy. Day-long sessions are usually held on the second Thursday of each month. Attendance is mandatory at the orientation/reception in August, opening retreat in September, mid-year retreat in January, and closing retreat in May. At least 75 percent attendance is required for the day-long sessions from October through May in order to graduate from the program. All dates are published in advance for planning purposes (see the 2019-2020 calender for all dates). Tuition & Scholarships Tuition for Chamber members will be $1,750.00. Tuition for non-members will be $2,100.00. Partial scholarships are available. Nominees should contact the Lakeland Chamber of Commerce at (863) 688-8551, Ext. 230, for more information and to receive the scholarship form. Any financial assistance is based upon financial need. Scholarship applications MUST be turned in with the application by Friday, April 26, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. Nominations • • • No transfers of the nomination form are permitted. Announced political candidates will be excluded from consideration during the selection process. Immediate family members will not be accepted in the same class. There are several ways a nomination may be made: • • • A business/organization may submit a corporate nominee. An individual may submit a nominee. An individual may self-nominate. Nomination Form D ue by 5:00 pm on W ednesday , M arch 27, 2019 Please submit online at: LakelandChamber.com/LL37 Nominees will receive an application packet via email in early April. Selections will be made from all applications received. Completion of the application does not guarantee acceptance into the program. Class size is limited. Individuals who have not been selected previously are encouraged to reapply. A confidential Selection Committee will review the applications and select the members of the 2019-2020 Leadership Lakeland class. Decisions will be announced in late June. Leadership Lakeland 2019-2020 Calendar Thursday, August 22, 2019 Orientation / Opening Reception (mandatory) Friday, September 20 & Saturday, September 21, 2019 Opening Retreat (1½ days; mandatory) Thursday, October 10, 2019 City Government Day Thursday, November 14, 2019 Law Enforcement / Judicial System Day Thursday, December 12, 2019 County Government Day Thursday, January 9, 2020 Education Day Thursday, January 9, 2020 Mid-Year Retreat (evening; mandatory) Thursday, February 13, 2020 Health Care Day Thursday, March 12, 2020 Area Economy Day Thursday, April 9, 2020 Human Services Day Thursday, May 7, 2020 Communications / Arts & Culture Day Thursday, May 14, 2020 Closing Retreat (mandatory) Thursday, May 14, 2020 Graduation (evening; mandatory)