Tuition Assistance/Installment Plan 

Tuition fees for Leadership Essentials 2023 is $4,000 per participant.

A limited amount of partial tuition assistance is available to participants of the Leadership Essentials program who are self-employed, employed by a non-profit organization, or facing financial challenges. Qualified Leadership Essentials applicants who wish to apply should complete the Financial Aid application. The final tuition assistance amount will be based on the particular circumstances of the participant as well as the number of requests received. Financial Aid applications will be due October 24, 2022.

Leadership Essentials may approve installment payments of the tuition fees, on the request of the Leadership Essentials applicant.
Tuition assistance and installment payment plan requests are considered separately and have no impact on the application to participate in Leadership Essentials.

Application Fee

There is a $50 application fee to apply to Leadership Essentials. Please pay this fee upon submitting an application.

LE 2023 Participant Application Fee

Tuition Payment

Tuition payments will be accepted after applications have been reviewed and participants have been accepted.

Financial Aid

Apply for financial aid for Leadership Essentials 2023.

LE 2023 Financial Aid Application


If you have any questions, please contact Katherine Keefe, LE Program Consultant at or by phone at 703.408.2288.