Application period open for 2023 Gulf Coast Community Foundation Leadership Institute

Deadline is April 10

The application period for the Gulf Coast Community Foundation’s “highly anticipated 2023 Gulf Coast Leadership Institute” is open, the Foundation has announced.

The Gulf Coast Leadership Institute “is designed to identify and develop aspiring, emerging, and experienced leaders who reflect the diversity of our region,” a news release explains. “For the 2023 class,” the release adds, “up to 25 people will be selected to participate in a program of leadership development sessions over a two-month period.”

The application period will close on Monday, April 10, the release notes. To submit an application, visit

“Led by faculty of the internationally acclaimed Leadership Development Institute at Eckerd College, the institute will provide leadership skills and resources necessary to positively impact the community,” the release points out.

“Gulf Coast Leadership Institute is an exciting opportunity for our region’s current and future leaders to harness their leadership skills,” said Kelly Carlstein, vice president of brand strategy for the Foundation, in the release.

Foundation leaders encourage people to apply for the unique Gulf Coast Leadership Institute, the release adds.

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