The 2020-21 Ashland Citizen Leadership Academy is now accepting applications.

Application Requirements

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The Ashland Citizen Leadership Academy will be limited to 15 participants annually to facilitate deeper discussion and a broader range of experiences. Applicants must live, volunteer or work within the corporate limits of the Town of Ashland and be high school seniors or beyond.

Applications must be submitted by the posted due date to be considered. Participants will be selected based on the strength of their application, civic leadership potential, and the diversity of the applicants. Candidates who are not accepted will be placed on a waiting list and receive priority consideration if they choose to apply again the following year.

Applications for the 2020-21 Ashland Citizen Leadership Academy are now being accepted. To apply, complete this application (MS Word format). Printed applications are available at Town Hall. The due date for applications is October 15, 2020 at 11:59 PM. Completed applications can be returned by fax at (804) 798-8739, email to or sent to the following address: 

Town of Ashland
ATTN: Matt Reynal
P.O. Box 1600
Ashland, VA 23005