2022 Christopher Kelley Leadership Development (CKLDP) Call for Applications

  • Date

    Tuesday, October 19 2021-Friday, November 12 2021

  • Time

    Multi-day event.

  • Location

    Virtual

Heading into its eighth year, the Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program (CKLDP) is seeking a promising new cohort of motivated professionals to participate in the 2022 session. Prospective candidates must complete an online application demonstrating proven career success, community involvement, and leadership qualities. Professional recommendations shall be submitted as part of the application, and employer support for a candidate’s participation is also requested. 


Please note that at this time the online application form must be completed in one sitting; there is no ability to save a partial application and finish at a later time. Therefore, it is recommended that applicants have all their short answer responses and supplemental forms at hand and ready to upload before sitting down to submit. Complete applications consist of the online form, responses to the three short answer questions, and all required supplemental documents. Supplemental documents shall be uploaded in PDF format and named as indicated. 


As a part of the online application form, applicants are required to respond to the short answer questions. Please note responses are limited to 500 characters (not words). 

Applicants must upload the following documents with their online applications. 

Required Short Answer Questions:

Required Supplemental Documents:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Resume
  • Participation Agreement Form

Optional Supplemental Document 

  • Tuition Assistance Request Form

Application Submission Deadline: All application forms must be submitted by 11:59 pm on Friday, November 19, 2021. 
Notification of Acceptance: Candidates will be notified if they have been selected by Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Please note that incomplete applications may be rejected.  


You can find more information and details here.