Eligibility For Program:
The Ascending Leadership Certificate is designed for middle managers who want to prepare for the challenges of leading as a member of the Executive Team. Candidates are motivated to learn about the dynamics of organizational systems, internal leadership development, financial sustainability, and organizational accountability.
Preferred candidates will have a minimum of three years of professional experience that includes direct supervision responsibilities. In addition, it is expected that candidates have experienced prior training in supervisory behavior and development of productive teams.
If you would like more information about eligibility for the Ascending Leadership Certificate Program, please contact Margie DuBrow, Director of NELI at firstname.lastname@example.org.
First, please print out the a blank copy of the Application Form and review all the questions. Collect all the information you will need BEFORE you go online to complete the form. Once you go online, you will need to fill out all of the fields and attach your Application Essay and Resume to this form.
If you leave the Application Form without completing all the fields and attachments, you will not be able to Save and re-enter this form. Instead, you will need to start an completely new form.
Applications are due September 30, 2016
The essay should be double-spaced and no more than three (3) pages. Please write the essay in Microsoft WORD and attach it as either a DOC or a DOCX document. DO NOT USE PDF FORMAT. Thank you!
Applicants must write an essay that addresses the questions below:
Applicants are required to submit their resume or curriculum vitae with their application. You can upload this document in the online application form. Please submit your resume as Microsoft WORD document and attach it as either a DOC or a DOCX document. Do not use PDF format. Thank you!
Organizational documents can be uploaded into the application form. However, if you are unable to do so you can submit these two organizational documents by mail:
---Your organizational audit
---Your 990 Form
Applicants are required to have one nomination form with a letter of nomination from their direct supervisor submittted online. Applicants may choose to have second nominator, if so, please click here for second nomination form. Please complete the form and upload the letter of nomination to this form.
If you have trouble completing the online forms, please contact Margie DuBrow, NELI Director, at 610/520-2650 or at email@example.com.