LGR 2018-19 Application Cycle
May 1, 2018
$1,850 for Chamber Members
$2,300 for Non-members
The Rochester Chamber of Commerce Foundation provides one scholarship per LGR class for a small-mid size business or non-profit. If interested, please fill out this form.
Tuition Due Date
August 1, 2018 - Tuition will be billed upon acceptance into the program.
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Applications for the 2018-19 class of Leadership Greater Rochester will open February 5th, 2018.
CREDENTIALS & QUALIFICATIONS FOR APPLICANTS
LGR CREDENTIALS & QUALIFICATIONS
Leadership Greater Rochester is accepting applications from individuals who have the desire and capacity to take their leadership strengths to a higher level in order to help their communities, professions, and organizations. While the program is designed to assemble a unique and diverse cohort of high-potential leaders, the most successful applicants to the Leadership Greater Rochester program share certain characteristics:
EXPERIENCED PROFESSIONAL: Individuals are accomplished professionals who have a breadth and depth of professional experience. Though “quality” is not easily measured in time, the majority of applicants have at least 5 years of professional experience, and are at a point in their careers where their participation in the program will be felt for many years to come.
DEMONSTRATED PRIOR LEADERSHIP: Individuals are interested in building on their established record of meaningful leadership. (Note: LGR is not an introductory course on leadership.)
RESPONSIVE TO FEEDBACK: Individuals willingly seek, humbly accept, and actively respond to feedback.
ACCEPTING OF DIVERSE POINTS OF VIEW: Individuals welcome opportunities to interact with and learn from others with different backgrounds or perspectives.
IN POSITION OF INFLUENCE: Individuals are expected to take action and make change in their communities or organizations, so they must have the opportunity to ffect change
CIVIC-MINDED: Individuals are willing and eager to take actions to improve our community.
READY TO COMMIT: The Leadership Greater Rochester program is rigorous and intense. Over the course of the ten-month program, individuals are required to be onsite for 12 days and spend numerous hours engaging in curriculum, including the Community Impact Project.
SESSIONS FOR LGR 2017-18
SESSIONS FOR LGR CLASS OF 2017-18
Please review your schedule to make sure you are available for all dates before applying.
Orientation: Activating Leaders
Leadership Retreat (Overnight) -- must be in attendance
Exploring Our Economic Ecosystem
Workforce & Talent
Community Impact Project
Humanities in Our Community
Art of Leadership Communication
Building a Sustainable Community
Engaging in Local Government
Experiencing Public Safety
Launching Leaders & Graduation
For more information about Leadership Greater Rochester, please contact Workforce Development Manager, Kaylie Huntley, or call (507) 424-5687.