Application Materials

Application Materials

Applications for Year 16 Due July 10, 8pm CT

Application Materials 

Download the document below for instructions to submit the Year 16 application. 

FAQs 

Will the Institute be held in 2020/2021, given Covid-19?
Institute staff will be monitoring the data and impacts of Covid-19 in Region 7 throughout the summer. Final decisions regarding the Institute will be announced the week of August 10, 2020 alongside acceptance letters (e.g. Will the Institute be held in 2020/2021? Will onsite activities continue as planned?, etc.).
 
When is the application deadline? 
July 10, 2020. All application materials must be received by 8:00 pm. 
 
When will I be notified of my acceptance status? 
Applicants will be notified of acceptance status starting the week of August 10, 2020. 
 
What is the fee for the Institute? 
The fee for Year 16 (2020-2021) attendance is $2,950. Payment must be made in full by September 1, 2020.  
 
Are there stipends/scholarships available?   
There may be a limited number of stipends available for eligible scholars.  Please complete a stipend request.
 
What is the refund policy? 
No refunds will be made after September 1, 2020. 
 
What is the schedule of the Institute? 
Preliminary Dates of Key Events/Components (dates in bold indicate in-person events) 

Orientation Call 

August 28, 2020, 11:00am – 1:00pm Central 

Submit Pre-Assessments, Materials  

September 18, 2020

Kick-Off Intensive 

October 5-8, 2020

Monthly Distance Education 

November 2020 – March 2021

Learning Clusters 

November 2020 – March 2021

Mentoring Opportunity 

November 2020 – March 2021

Peer Coaching Partnership 

January – September 2021

Mid Year Intensive 

March/April 2021 (TBD)

Monthly Distance Education  

April  – September 2021

Learning Clusters 

April  – September 2021

Graduation Intensive 

October 3-6, 2021

  
Where do I send my application materials?  
Please complete our online application HERE.   
  
Please submit letters of recommendation to Stacey Coleman. [Contact information provided in Application Instructions document.] 
  
To whom do I direct my questions? 
Kathleen Brandert – Institute Director 
402-552-7256 
kbrandert@unmc.edu