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Applications are accepted electronically, via an online application at any time.
The deadline for the 2018 class is Friday, December 1, 2017.

Tuition is $750 per person. A limited number of partial and full scholarships are available. Contact LRC@HutchChamber.com for a scholarship application (separate from the program application.)
Enrollment Eligibility
To be eligible, participants must live or work in Reno County and not be convicted of a person or sex crime of severity level 3 or higher, or its equivalent, unless they have lived in the community at least five years, without any criminal arrests following the completion of their sentence or parole, whichever is later.

Participants are required to attend all sessions, including the two-day, overnight retreat. Any absence, regardless of the reason, must be excused by one of the program co-chairs. Participants unable to attend all sessions may, at the discretion of the co-chairs, be withdrawn from the program. In such cases, there will not be a tuition refund.

Participants are required to:

  • Complete at least ten community exposure visitations to business, non-profits, and community boards, at times other than during class sessions)
  • Complete readings
  • Experiment with the leadership competencies