» The Creative Community Leadership Institute
Program Dates: Twin Cities, Spring 2014


Institute training begins with a period individual reading and study as soon as fellows are accepted to the program in December 2013. The program consists of five two-day training intensives from January-May 2014, and includes a total of approximately 60 hours of class time and 50 hours of additional team-centered field study.

Fellows must be able to attend all program dates and commit to completing all individual and group assignments in order to participate in the program.
October 28, 2013
Deadline to Apply
December 10, 2013
Fellows Announced
February 28-March 1, 2014
Institute Session #2
May 16-17, 2014
Institute Session #5
November 6, 2013
Interviewees Notified
January 30, 2014
Program Orientation
March 28-29, 2014
Institute Session #3
May 17, 2014
Graduation Celebration!
November 18-19, 2013
Applicant Interviews
January 31-February 1
Institute Session #1
April 25-26, 2014
Institute Session #4

All program activities and sessions take place in the Twin Cities metro area at various case sites throughout the community.

Institute sessions run from 1PM to 6PM on Fridays and from 9AM to 4PM on Saturdays. A program orientation dinner will be held for all fellows on Thursday, January 30th from 6-9PM at Intermedia Arts. The graduation celebration will be held on Saturday, May 17, 2014 from 6-9PM.

In addition to the program dates listed above, all fellows should anticipate spending an additional 40-50 hours on individual assignments and group projects over the course of the program.