Application to LEADERSHIP MACOMB is open to all persons living or doing business in Macomb County
The class is generally limited to approximately 50 participants who will be selected by the LEADERSHIP MACOMB Selection Committee. The Committee will be seeking participation from varied business, ethnic, minority, age and gender groups to represent a cross-section of the community. Participants should be active in business, and/or professional, educational, organized labor, governmental, artistic, religious, service or community organizations.
The most important factor in selection is identifying those individuals most apt to utilize their leadership for the long-term benefit of the community. In reviewing applications, the Selection Committee looks for candidates who demonstrate the following characteristics:
There are 99 contact hours in the program. As a requirement for graduation, participants must attend 79 hours, or 80%, of the monthly sessions. Attendance will be taken at each session. If you are unable to attend a session please notify LM staff in advance.
Tuition for Leadership Macomb XX is $2,900 and covers all program and material costs and one ticket to our annual fundraiser. A deposit of $250 is required with the application and upon acceptance to the program will be applied to the tuition. Deposits are only refunded if you are not selected to participate by the Leadership Macomb Selection Committee. Tuition must be paid in full 60 days from the date of acceptance to the program, unless other payment arrangements have been made. A limited number of scholarships are available to qualified individuals who may not otherwise be able to participate. Call 586-954-2788 to request a scholarship form.
Cancellations are subject to a $250 materials fee. Cancellations must be made in writing to Leadership Macomb no later than 30 days in advance of the first session to receive a full refund (less $250 materials fee). Cancellation after this date will be subject to refund as follows: 29-15 days- 80%, 14-7 days- 50%, 6-0 days- no refund.
A pdf version of the 2017-2018 Application can be downloaded, completed, and mailed in. Please also ensure that: