Apply for the Core Program


Thank you for your interest in Leadership Waterloo Region’s Community Leadership Development (Core) Program.

It is strongly suggested that before you submit your application, that you speak with our CEO Diane Wiles. Diane can answer your questions not covered online, give you an in depth perspective of the program and find out a bit more about you and why you want to apply. You can contact Diane directly via e-mail, or by phone at: 519-742-7338.

When you are ready to apply, please be sure to have all required documentation ready:

    • Application responses
    • Resume
    • Letter of Support
    • Employer Commitment Declaration
    • Credit card information for your application fee ($100)

We will be accepting applications for the Class of 2022 beginning in March. We are working hard to streamline the application process, so please stay tuned for updated application details and process! The Application Form, and Employer Commitment Declaration forms are both available for download below. 

IMPORTANT! Before continuing, please ensure you have read and noted the program dates for 2021-2022. Failure to attend the sessions could result in your inability to graduate from the program. Leadership Day information is available here.


Ready to apply?

Please be sure to submit the completed form with attachments by July 7th, 2022.

If you have any questions or challenges with your application, please contact Bethan Llewellyn.

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