IMPORTANT DATES

Check out the following opportunities to learn more about the program:

Information Session: Participant perspectives and projects
Meet a panel of past and current participants who will share their experiences in the program and with the Capstone project. 

February 11, 2021 - 11:00am-12:00pm EST (UTC−05:00) - Check out the recording of the session 

2021-2022 Application and matriculation

   
February 28, 2021 Priority application deadline

March 28, 2021 
April 12, 2021

Final application deadline (applications reviewed on rolling basis) 

2021-2022 Program calendar

May 17, 2021 Welcome: Two-week orientation
May 31, 2021 Program Start
Start of Capstone project course
Start of Course 1: Fundamentals
July 25, 2021 End of Course 1: Fundamentals
July 26 - August 8, 2021 Two-week break
August 9, 2021 Start of Course 2: People
October 3, 2021 End of Course 2: People
October 4 - October 17, 2021 Two-week break
October 18, 2021 Start of Course 3: Strategies
December 12, 2021 End of Course 3: Strategies

December 13, 2021 -
January 8, 2022

Holiday break
January 9, 2022 Start of Field Course (optional)
January 15, 2022 End of Field Course (optional)
January 16-23, 2022 One-week break
January 24, 2022 Start of Course 4: Funding
March 20, 2022 End of Course 4: Funding
March 21, 2022 Presentations for Capstone project course
May 1, 2022 End of the program

 

2020-2021 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 (rescheduled due to COVID-19 - date TBA) Start of Field Course (optional)
January 16, 2021 (rescheduled due to COVID-19 - date TBA) 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 the Environment and the Director of the Environmental Leadership & Training Initiative.