Application Process:

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Application Due: May 17, 2019


Cost: No cost for participating students

Applicant Requirements:

Eligibility: Students who will be seniors in Fall 2019 are eligible to apply.

Selection Process: Students will be selected for participation based on personal goals, personal assessment, personal/life achievements (this includes work experiences, community service, faith-based affiliations, etc.), academic achievement, and personal references. 

Applications will be reviewed by a panel of representatives from Leadership Oakland. Students will be notified by the end of May whether or not they have been selected to participate in the program. There is no application fee or cost for participation on the part of the student.

For additional information, contact Thomas J. Sommer, Leadership Oakland Executive Director, by phone: 248.370.6481 or email: