Dear Ches Bay friends –
It’s hard to believe we’re already there, but applications for the VNRLI Class of 2018 are now open. Please help us find the next great group of Fellows. If you know someone who you think could benefit from the VNRLI leadership experience, would you share this email with them please, or suggest they visit our website

Scholarships are available, so we encourage those interested to not let money stand in the way of applying. Applications are due June 12th. Please contact Kelly Altizer if you have any questions.

What: Six three-day sessions utilizing a proven mix of mini-lectures, experiential role plays, exercises, stakeholder panel discussions, and field trips. 

When & Where:
Session 1: September 20-22, 2017 – Shenandoah Valley
Session 2: November 15-17, 2017 – Virginia Beach
Session 3: January 10-12, 2018 – Richmond
Session 4: March 14-16, 2018 – Danville
Session 5: April 25-27, 2018 – Southwest Virginia
Session 6: June 13-15, 2018 – Charlottesville

Cost: $2950 (without lodging) or $4230 (with lodging). Scholarship assistance is available.

For more information, or to apply to the program, please visit our website. You can find the topics covered at each session hereApplications are due June 12th

Sessions are also available on an individual basis. You can find more information about our regional sessions here.

Questions? Please view our Frequently Asked Questions page or contact VNRLI Program Manager, Kelly Altizer, at 434-924-6569 or