Applications

Thank you for your interest in Leadership Saskatoon. We are now accepting applications for our 2019-2020 Leadership Program.

Please review the information below before completing your application.

Download and print a copy of these instructions.

Documents Required

The following completed documents should be submitted electronically as part of your application to Leadership Saskatoon.

  1. Application Form - Word Version
  2. Personal Biography - Word Version
  3. Two (2) references, each submitted on a Reference Form (these may be submitted separately from other forms) - Word Version

Selection Procedure

Leadership Saskatoon accepts up to 30 candidates per year. Candidates are selected based on the information provided in their application documents and by their two references. Leadership Saskatoon values diversity. As such, consideration is given to ensure the chosen candidates represent a variety of sectors, experiences, and backgrounds.

Attendance

The program is highly experiential, as such full attendance and participation is expected. The majority of the program takes place during regular work hours, so it is important that supervisors/managers of program applicants are fully aware and prepared to support the time commitment required Please read our attendance policy - PDF version.

Program Dates

Please review the 2019-20 program dates to ensure your availability.

Tuition

Tuition for the 2019-20 Leadership Saskatoon Program is $4,150. Tuition payment is required by August 15, 2019 unless other arrangements have been made.

The tuition fee covers the cost of lodging for opening retreat, food and venue costs for challenge days, and program materials. Please note that we are unable to process refunds after the program orientation has taken place.

Tuition Assistance

A lack of funding should not deter anyone from applying to the program. Some funding for tuition assistance may be available through Leadership Saskatoon. Please see the application form. Please note that tuition assistance provided by Leadership Saskatoon may be considered a taxable benefit by the Canada Revenue Agency.

External Grants

The Government of Saskatchewan and the Muttart Foundation both offer grants for leadership training. The CanSask Job Grant is intended for employers from the private or not-for-profit sectors. The Muttart Leadership Bursary is for individuals from registered charities working in the field of social services or early childhood education and care.

For information on the CanSask Job Grant please visit: http://economy.gov.sk.ca/job-grant.
For information on the Muttart Leadership Bursary please visit: https://www.muttart.org.

If you are applying for funding through one of these external agencies, please indicate this on your Leadership Saskatoon application form. These agencies may require an official letter from our office in support of your grant application. Please contact us if you require assistance.

Submission Checklist

Prior to submitting your application to us, please verify the following:

  1. Have you completed the following documents in full?
    1. Application Form
    2. Personal Biography
    3. Two references, each submitted on a Reference Form

  2. Is your NAME included on each document?

Please forward all completed documents (in either word or pdf format) electronically to Leadership Saskatoon at: info@leadershipsaskatoon.com

THE FINAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE FOR ALL APPLICATIO NS IS MAY 31, 2019..

When will I know if I have been accepted into the program?

We are looking forward to reviewing your application and will contact you by email to confirm its receipt. All applicants will be notified once selection decisions have been made (July 2019).

If you have any questions, please free to contact us at 306.683.2265 or: Email: info@leadershipsaskatoon.com