Community Leadership Development Program

U of M students creating a human sculpture of leaderhsip
U of M students show what leadership looks like to them

Fall Cohort

Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m.
September 26 – November 7, 2017
Community Project
Trick or Eat, Halloween
Tue, Oct 31, 4-10 p.m.

Monday, September 18

Apply today! (Fall)

Winter Cohort
January 15 – March 4, 2018
3 hours per week (to be determined)
Community Placement
Alternative Reading Week Winnipeg
February 19-23, 2018

Tuesday, January 9

Apply today! (Winter)

Program Cost: Free!*

Program Description

Share your leadership skills with the community!

CLDP will help you develop the foundational knowledge and skills to carry out a community project – from engaging community partners and identifying community needs to planning, implementing, and assessing the project. After the workshop series, participants will carry out a capstone community project through Trick or Eat or Alternative Reading Week Winnipeg.

Workshop Topics

  • Community Leadership and Social Change
  • Community-Centered Partnerships
  • Project Planning and Assessment
  • Marketing, Promotions, and Media
  • Volunter and Participant Recruitment

Students who successfuly complete the program are eligible for recognition on their
Co-Curricular Record (CCR).

How to Apply
Apply today on UMCommunityLink: FALL / WINTER
Application Deadline: September 18 and January 9

Please email if you require a paper application.

*Alternative Reading Week Winnipeg participants volunteering with children or youth are responsible for the cost of obtaining a Criminal Record Check and Child Abuse Registry Check.

Contact Information
Updated December 11, 2017