THE APPLICATION PROCESS

The Leader U application is a multi-layered process including interviews and practical application scenarios to assess each candidate’s capacity. There are six application deadlines for Leader U throughout the year, and candidates advancing in each round will be invited to a half-day or full-day interview. Please take careful note of the dates below: should you be offered an interview, it may be assigned on either of the two days listed in that round.

Applicants express their preference for the two-year or one-year program at the start of the application process.

Applications are due by 11:59pm eastern time of each deadline. Applications received after this time will be considered for the following deadline.

For more information on Leader U, please email us at leaderu@democracyprep.org

TIMELINE

APPLICATION DEADLINES INTERVIEW NOTIFICATIONS SENT INTERVIEW DAY
November 27, 2017 December 4, 2017 December 18 & 19, 2017
January 3, 2018 January 9, 2018 January 22 & 23, 2018
February 2, 2018 February 9, 2018 March 1 & 2, 2018
March 1, 2018 March 9, 2018 March 19 & 20, 2018
March 30, 2018 April 6, 2018 April 23 & 25, 2018
April 30, 2018 May 4, 2018 May 21 & 22, 2018