Emerging Leader Program

2023 Emerging Leaders Program Application

Getting started. The right mix of participants is critical in creating an environment where all experiences and perspectives are exchanged, and a broad view of the world–wide industry landscape can be brought into focus. As space is limited to 40 rising stars, applicants for the 2023 program will be selected to participate based on meeting a majority of the criteria below:

  1. 5-10 years professional experience
  2. Age range – 27-35 (+/- 2 years)
  3. Cross functional background
  4. Recruited from across the industry
  5. High potentials/go-to individuals/seen naturally as a leader
  6. Strive to go beyond their job description

Please note: proficiency in English is essential for successful participation.

Please complete the following application. You will be notified of your application status within three weeks of receipt of your application. Your payment will only be processed upon acceptance of your application. All applications must be completed and submitted no later than October 27, 2023.

Onsite campus portion dates: December 3-7, 2023

**Please note: Emerging Leaders Program will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 4th and end following dinner on Thursday, December 7th.

The University of Arizona
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0108

Deadline to apply: October 27, 2023

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