Intensive program

What is the cost?

Tuition for the program is $13,500 for 2020-21. Participants are expected to have the endorsement of their institutions, which is reflected in financial support. Discounts are available for institutions that sponsor more than one fellow.

What is included with tuition fee?

Individualized Coaching. Each fellow is supported by a leadership and innovation coach in group and one-to-one sessions for a total of up to 10 hours of coaching over the course of the program.

Peer Support. As part of the coaching, fellows participate in peer-learning groups during each of the four modules, allowing participants to understand innovations from other campuses and use the power of the group on their own leadership journey.

Classroom Instruction. The four modules consist of 18 hours of classroom instruction where the skills as a leader are developed to cultivate innovation and lead transformational change.

Access to Innovative Leaders. Each module provides access to university presidents and innovation leaders via intimate conversation and Q & A sessions.

Innovation Projects. Each fellow identifies an on campus innovation project and is supported by the expertise of the cohort, innovation coaches and expert faculty in moving his/her innovation project forward at the institution

Meals. All meals while onsite are provided

(Travel to and from Washington, D.C., and Phoenix is not included.)

Are scholarships available?

Yes, financial assistance is available to offset a portion of the cost of the program for institutions, as well as for travel stipends. Please note in your application if you require such assistance in order to participate.

How can I apply?

Please click on the Apply Now button below to begin an application.

Application deadlines

The early application deadline is June 30, 2020

The second application deadline is September 30, 2020

Upcoming boot camps

Two-day boot camps for academic leadership professionals are regularly scheduled throughout the year. As we work on future dates and topics, please request information using the button below and we’ll keep you informed as we solidify upcoming camps.