Civic Leaders Academy is an advanced and informative public service training program designed to identify, cultivate and train individuals from across our region to both run for public office and serve on appointed boards and commissions. Through the Civic Leaders Academy, individuals will gain a better understanding of data-driven decision making, strong peer relationships and valuable community connections.
We are thrilled to announce the inaugural Civic Leaders Academy class. In partnership with Charleston Trident Association of Realtors and Charleston Home Builders Association, this advanced and informative public service training program helped this great group of individuals from across our region learn how to both run for public office and serve on appointed boards and commissions.
Applications Open: February 12
Applications Close: March 15
Notification of Selection: April 1
Tuition for participants employed by Chamber member companies/organizations, Charleston Trident Association of Realtors or Charleston Home Builders Association is $325. Tuition for participants who are non-members is $500.
Upon acceptance to the class, tuition is due in full by Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Tuition fee payments are final and are not refundable once the applicant has accepted their spot in the class.