Your RLI Application Has Been Received

RLI class of 2018

Thank you for applying for the 2024 Regional Leadership Institute class. The review committee, comprised of RLI graduates and ARC staff, will be reading, and evaluating all applications in order to select a class that represents our region. Applicants will be notified in early June about program selection. Please hold the class dates on your calendar until then. If you are accepted into the class, you will be expected to attend all RLI events!

2024 RLI Schedule

In 2024, RLI will be hosted in downtown metro Atlanta (ARC offices) and at Legacy Lodge at Lake Lanier. Program days are a combination of speaker presentations, group discussions, leadership activities, interdisciplinary and interactive panels, as well as mindfulness and leadership activities. Participants are expected to participate in all program days.

This year, RLI has a new format. The program will be divided into multiple program days (generally from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), study group dinners, a retreat at Lake Like Lanier Islands and a final capstone day. These dates include:

  • August 21, 2024 – Orientation (virtual)
  • August 29, 2024 – Program Day (in person)
  • September 5, 2024 – Program Day (in person)
  • September 17-18, 2024 –Program Days (in person)
  • October 6-9, 2024 – Retreat (Lake Lanier Islands Legacy Lodge)
  • November 14, 2024 – Capstone Day (in person)
  • Study Dinners – dates to be determined

Thank you! We look forward to reading your application!

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