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2020 Leadership Institute now accepting applications

Apply now for the 2020 Derek Dunn-Rankin Leadership Institute, presented by the Florida Press Foundation. The program will take place over four 1-day sessions around the state and is intended for new-to-mid level newspaper professionals. The goal of the training is to provide participants with an overview of the newspaper industry in Florida and help them become more effective managers and leaders.

Attendance is required at each session. Session times and locations are available below.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 6, 2020

ADMISSION CRITERIA: Applicants may submit themselves or be submitted by another newspaper professional. Applicants should have a minimum of two years of experience, or equivalent experience in the newspaper industry or in management.

COST: $300. This includes all four sessions (does not include travel, meals, etc.)

Questions? Contact Karen Tower at ktower@flpress.com or (321) 283-5345.

Apply Now


Session One

April 17
UF, Gainesville


Session Two

May 15
Tallahassee


Session Three

June 5
FPA Office, Lake Mary


Session Four

July 22
Sarasota