Apply for the Leadership Academy

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Leadership Academy Eligibility

The Nature for All Leadership Academy is a competitive training program for individuals who meet the following criteria:

A) Individuals must demonstrate experience OR interest in environmental protection related to the San Gabriel Mountains, River, watershed areas and local parks.

B) Individuals must commit to carrying out Nature For All’s vision of engaging diverse communities in protecting and improving equitable access to the San Gabriel Mountains and our public lands.

C) Applicant must live in the San Gabriel Valley OR within the greater Los Angeles region.

Winter 2018 Leadership Academy Class Schedule

The Leadership Academy for the Winter 2018 term will run from January 20 to May 16, 2018.

The Leadership Academy meets alternating Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm to 8:30pm, and some Saturday mornings from 9am to noon. Each academy session includes a skills-building workshop and interactive discussions on how the skills can be applied in environmental advocacy. The schedule is subject to change with advance notice. NOTE: Classes will be held in the San Gabriel Valley and Los Angeles region.

Saturdays, 9 am – 12 pm
January 20, 2018 (8 am – 1:30 pm)
March 3, 2018
March 17, 2018
April 14, 2018

Wednesdays, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
January 24, 2018
February 7, 2018
February 21, 2018
March 7, 2018
March 21, 2018
April 4, 2018
April 18, 2018
May 2, 2018
May 16, 2018 (graduation ceremony)

Applications for the Winter 2018 cohort are due 5pm, Friday November 17, 2017. Apply below!

Questions? Contact Duyen Tran at