IMPORTANT DATES

Application and matriculation

Important dates for the 2020-2021 cohort: 

November 11, 2019 Admissions open
February 23, 2020 Application deadline

Program calendar

May 18, 2020 Welcome: Two-week orientation
June 1, 2020 Program Start
Start of Capstone project course
Start of Course 1: Fundamentals
July 26, 2020 End of Course 1: Fundamentals
July 27 - August 9, 2020 Two-week break
August 10, 2020 Start of Course 2: People
October 4, 2020 End of Course 2: People
October 4 - October 18, 2020 Two-week break
October 19, 2020 Start of Course 3: Strategies
December 13, 2020 End of Course 3: Strategies

December 14, 2020 -
January 9, 2021

Holiday break
January 10, 2021 Start of Field Course (optional)
January 16, 2021 End of Field Course (optional)
January 17-24, 2021 One-week break
January 25, 2021 Start of Course 4: Funding
March 20, 2021 End of Course 4: Funding
March 21, 2021 Presentations for Capstone project course
May 3, 2021 End of the program

Participants who successfully complete the program receive an electronic certificate signed by the Dean of the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and the Director of the Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative.