Leadership New York 2021-2022 Application

Thank you for your interest and time in applying to the Leadership New York program!

Your leadership is needed in the City's response and recovery from COVID-19.


Applicant Selection Criteria:

·   Lives or works in New York City 

·   Can demonstrate a commitment to strengthening our City

·   Has a thirst for personal and professional development

·   Is interested in actively participating in the Coro community and LNY alumni network


Application Deadline: Tuesday, Tuesday, May 25th 2021 at 11:59 PM

You have the option to save and resume your application at a later time, and review fully before the final submission.

Applicants with the organizational fiscal year ending June 30th, 2021: Candidate selection and scholarship will be announced Wednesday, June 16th. Contact us in advance if you need to be considered for early acceptance to spend professional development funds before the end of June.

If you have any questions about the program or this application, please do not hesitate to reach out to Program Manager Archana Menon at archana@coro.nyc.

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Requested Demographic Information

Coro is committed to building cohorts that reflect the demographics of New York City and to strengthening traditionally underrepresented groups in leadership roles. It is important to us that we reach and recruit from a diverse constituency.  We appreciate you providing us with the following optional information to help gauge the success of these efforts.

Employer Endorsement

The Leadership New York program requires significant time away from your workplace; we encourage you to discuss the requirements and time commitment with your supervisor.

Tuition & Scholarship

Tuition for the program is $6,000 for approximately 175 hours of leadership development training, individual and small group coaching, and access to Coro alumni and cross-program events.


Payment in full, or a signed agreement with Coro on a specific payment plan, is required before the program begins (the acceptance letter will include any scholarship notification and payment plan options).  


Scholarship request information is hidden during the selection process; it is not weighted in considering you for the program.  Your information will be kept confidential.


Scholarships range from $500-$3,000.

Statement of Commitment

Final Review

You will have an opportunity for a final review of your responses before submitting.