2023-24 Emerging Leaders Program Application

The MPCA Emerging Leaders Program is a 7-month program that assembles a select cohort of emerging Community Health Center leaders from across MPCA Member organizations and guides them through a high-level, relevant, and applied curriculum.

INSTRUCTIONS: Complete your application below. Upload a signed commitment form and cv/resume.

The commitment form must be signed by you and your supervisor or CEO.

A confirmation will be sent by email upon receipt of your application.


Please describe your leadership experience (i.e. Length and type of service at a health center; formal training in leadership, management and/or quality improvement; supervision experience/strengths and challenges in this area; team leadership experience)

Participation fee is $450 and health centers must also support travel/hotel/per diem for the 2 in-person meetings.  MPCA is paying the tuition for up to 3 per health center participants; minimum of 12 and maximum of 25 class size.


In-Person Session 1: October 26-27, 2023
Fairmont Hot Springs

Virtual Session 1: November 21, 2023
Virtual Session 2: December 19,2023
Virtual Session 3: January 23, 2024
Virtual Session 4: February 20,2024
Virtual Session 5: March 19, 2024

In-Person Session 2: April 9-10, 2024
Chico Hot Springs


In order to accomplish the Emerging Leaders Program’s objectives, full commitment and participation of each individual selected is required. Participants must attend both in-person session and those who miss more than one virtual session may be requested to leave the program.  No refunds will be given.

Full support and encouragement from your employer is required in terms of financial commitment and the time to participate fully in the Emerging Leaders Program.

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