To be considered for Leadership Nashville, you must complete an application and meet the following qualification criteria:
The Leadership Nashville class is selected from a competitive group of applicants each year. Tuition for 2021-2022 is $1,000.
An independent, alumni volunteer Selection Committee formed each year reviews applications and selects the class members for the upcoming year based on a class mix of qualified, dynamic leaders with demographic, organizational and perspective diversity.
Applications for the 2021-2022 class are due no later than May 1, 2021.
The Opening Retreat will be held October 8-9, 2021. If you have a conflict with this date, please do not apply for this year’s class. However, please do let us know if you’d like to be considered for the 2022-2023 class.
Applying to Leadership Nashville begins with a nomination or requesting an application through the Nomination Form located here. Once you have been nominated for Leadership Nashville (or submitted yourself as a nominee), you will receive an email with instructions on how to access the full application. This may take up to 48 hours.
Your application can be worked on over time and you can save changes as you go. Feel free to take your time and ensure your answers are thoughtful. Once you are finished, you submit your application by typing your name and current date in the relevant fields at the bottom of the page. This will notify the Leadership Nashville Team that your application is Ready For Review.
**Please Note: You MUST have your Applicant Form completed, digitally signed, and saved before the May 1st deadline or your Applicant Form will not be considered for this year's program**