For many years, Leadership Northern Utah has been inspiring community leaders and connecting them with the programs and people who can help them succeed. The participants in this program gain a unique understanding of what it means to be a leader in addition to becoming aware of difficult issues going on right now in Northern Utah.
This program gives those who are interested in the community the tools and environment to voice their opinions and make the changes they want to see happen in Northern Utah’s future. Leadership Northern Utah is looking for people who are motivated about being involved in the community to participate in this one-of-a-kind program.
What Benefits Does Leadership Northern Utah Give Participants?
The members of Leadership Northern Utah are eager to encourage participants to take action in addressing the needs of the community. This process includes coming to monthly meetings, generally on the third Thursday of each month, where participants will be able to express their opinions on how community problems and opportunities should be handled.
Leadership Northern Utah participants will also:
- Be taught how to be leaders
- Become more effective problem solvers
- Grow professionally and be able to gain recognition for their businesses
- Establish professional relationships
- Learn about the Northern Utah community
The members of Leadership Northern Utah are looking for participants who reflect the diversity apparent in Northern Utah while showing concern for the future of the area.
Cost and Scholarships
For the yearlong program (October-May), which includes a three-day retreat in mid-September, the cost is $1,000. A tenth of that amount must directly be paid by the participant, and the rest of the amount can be paid by the participant’s employer or through scholarships.
Scholarships are given by the Leadership Northern Utah Alumni Association, Women in Business, Spikers, and the Ogden-Weber ATC. Scholarships received from any of the Chamber committees can only make up 50 percent of the tuition, and individual scholarships can only make up 40 percent. However, funding from the Ogden-Weber Custom Fit Training Program can cover any percentage.
If you’re interested in signing up with Leadership Northern Utah, call the Ogden-Weber Chamber of Commerce today at (801) 621-8300!Academy Application Nomination