ALTP Application Process

apponlineAcceptance into the Advanced Leadership Training Program (ALTP) is the result of a competitive process. The ALTP accepts some 45 fellows per class year. Only complete applications can be considered and reviewed. Factors that weigh significantly on the final application score include: the quality of the essays, applicant experience and readiness for the program (as demonstrated through their resume or CV), and the recommendations. Participants are selected to achieve a cohort representative of many diverse types of people, backgrounds, experiences, organizations and geographic areas.


January 29, 2020 Application Process Open
April 30, 2020 Regular Applications Due Date
ONGOING Late Applications AcceptedGiven the pandemic of 2020, applications will be accepted into July.
by June 5, 2020 Regular Notification Date – Notification of the outcome of applications received by the regular due date will occur by this time. Late applications will be reviewed and notified on a rolling basis.
July 1, 2020 Program Start Date – Materials sent to fellows
August 19, 2020, 10:00am Start of First Training Session (see the complete program schedule)
If selected, the applicant is expected to participate in the program. The tuition is payable upon acceptance into the program and due by July 1st, unless other arrangements are made.


Applications to the Advanced Leadership Training Program may be made through our online application portal.
  1. Please download and follow the ALTP Application Instructions and Checklist.
  2. Go to the online application portal to create a login (Sign Up) and begin your online application.
  3. Complete and SUBMIT your online application. Given the pandemic of 2020, applications submitted after the regular due date (April 30th) will be reviewed and notified on a rolling basis.
Go to online application portal


Please submit questions about the ALTP application process or the online application tool using the contact form below. Download the Application Instructions and Checklist
The online ALTP application uses a Scholarship Management System provided by WizeHive

Questions Regarding ALTP or the application process? Please contact Jen Stachelski, Sr. Program Manager, through the form below.