Applications now closed for the 2020-2021 cohort.

Thank you for your interest in applying to the Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Ministry Program. Supported by a generous grant from the Lilly Endowment, this leadership development program provides six (6) months of instruction. The Fellowship for Emerging Leaders in Ministry Admissions Committee will only review fully completed applications. An application is complete when the Application and Sponsor Statement is received.

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Sponsor Statement

A required part of the application process is a Sponsor Statement. This statement should be completed by a supervisor, board member within the organization or a community leader who is thoroughly familiar with you and can provide a detailed, firsthand appraisal. The application will not be reviewed until both the Application and Sponsoring Statement have been received.

To be eligible for attendance, the candidate must be an employee of the sponsoring organization throughout the entire session of the Fellowship of Emerging Leaders in Ministry.

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