• Unlock Your Leadership Potential: Apply for Leadership Wilmington Today!

    Are you ready to embark on a transformative journey that will elevate your leadership skills and empower you to make a lasting impact on your community? If so, we invite you to apply for the Wilmington Chamber’s Leadership Wilmington program, where aspiring leaders like you have the opportunity to thrive and grow.
    Applications Open: Deadline May 31, 2024
    Registration is officially open for the future leaders of the Wilmington region. Whether you're a seasoned professional looking to enhance your leadership capabilities or an emerging talent eager to develop your skills, Leadership Wilmington offers a comprehensive program tailored to meet your needs.
    About Leadership Wilmington: Shaping Tomorrow's Leaders
    For nearly four decades, the Wilmington Chamber of Commerce has been at the forefront of leadership development in our community. With over 775 graduates and counting, Leadership Wilmington has earned a reputation as a premier program for cultivating talent and driving positive change. Through a curriculum designed to explore the critical issues facing our region, participants gain invaluable insights, forge meaningful connections, and emerge as empowered leaders ready to tackle the challenges of tomorrow.
    Program Highlights: A Pathway to Success
    Dive deep into the heart of Wilmington's most pressing topics and industries with our comprehensive session topics, including Arts, History & Culture, Environment, Education, Health & Human Services, and more. Led by accomplished alumni, community leaders, and industry experts, each session offers a unique opportunity to broaden your perspective, engage in meaningful dialogue, and gain actionable insights that will shape your leadership journey.
    Session Dates and Structure: Commitment to Excellence
    Our program is designed to accommodate the busy schedules of today's professionals while ensuring a rigorous and rewarding experience. From orientation and retreat to monthly sessions and Work on Wilmington, participants are immersed in a dynamic learning environment that fosters collaboration, innovation, and personal growth. Graduates are welcomed into our esteemed alumni network, providing ongoing support and opportunities for continued development.
    Ideal Candidate Profile: Who Should Apply?
    Leadership Wilmington welcomes participants from all sectors, including corporate, small business, education, non-profit, and government. Whether you're a seasoned executive or an up-and-coming leader, if you're passionate about making a difference in your community, we encourage you to apply. Employers are encouraged to support their employees' participation and grant time off to attend all sessions, recognizing the long-term benefits of investing in their development.
    Tuition and Application Details: Invest in Your Future
    The cost of tuition for the Leadership Wilmington program is $2,500, covering all program-related expenses, including meals, transportation, facilitator fees, and materials. Limited scholarship funds are available for qualified candidates, ensuring that financial constraints do not hinder participation. To apply for the 2024-2025 class, submit your application by the May 31 deadline and take the first step towards unlocking your full potential as a leader.
    Apply Today and Shape Tomorrow
    Don't let this opportunity pass you by. Seize the chance to join a diverse cohort of leaders, explore new horizons, and make a meaningful difference in your community. Apply for Leadership Wilmington today and embark on a journey of growth, discovery, and leadership excellence. Together, we can shape a brighter future for Wilmington and beyond.