Application Process & Tuition

Application Process & Tuition

Application Process & Tuition

Completion of an application is required to be considered for class participation in Ottumwa Leadership Academy. Participants are selected based on leadership potential and demonstrated community interest and involvement. Applications are being accepted until July 26, 2017. Candidates who are not selected are encouraged to apply again for future classes.

What is the tuition for the program?
Tuition for the Academy is $750. Tuition may be paid by an employer/sponsor, individual, or not-for-profit organization.

What does the price of tuition include?

  • Over 25 hours of leadership training over the course of 10 classes.
  • An enhanced understanding and appreciation of community strengths, needs, and prospects.
  • The opportunity to build solid relationships with other participants, board members, and alumni.
  • The opportunity to engage with numerous community leaders from Ottumwa/Wapello County schools, government, non-profits, health care entities and more.
  • The opportunity to make a real difference in Ottumwa and Wapello County via organized team projects.