Core Program NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS.
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Applications are being accepted for the Leadership Lackawanna Core Program Class of 2020.
In the 10-month Core Program participants gain leadership, interpersonal and managerial skills, as well as an enhanced understanding of the issues relevant to the Greater Scranton area, through monthly sessions. Areas of focus include community development, economic development, government, health care, law, education, quality of life, sustainability, history and media, with sessions featuring widely recognized specialists. Members of the class also devote a large portion of their time to develop and implement community projects, hence enhancing their leadership abilities, fostering teamwork, and benefiting local nonprofit organizations.
Leadership Lackawanna’s Core Program accepts applications from candidates who live or work in Lackawanna County. New this year, the Core Program will offer a tiered tuition structure. A variety of partial scholarships are available for qualified participants. Classes start in September. The deadline to apply is April 30th.