Connecticut Professionals' Leadership Academy

The Connecticut Professionals’ Leadership Academy is a unique program that brings together professionals from across a wide variety of industries and backgrounds from the following organizations:

  • American Institute of Architects, Connecticut
  • CFA Society Hartford
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Connecticut Young Insurance Professionals
  • Hartford County Bar Association

Participants work to strengthen leadership skills, build relationships, cultivate talent, and create a collaborative community among several professions for the next generation of business leaders.

This six-month program will encourage emerging leaders to develop and improve their professions, their professional association groups, their companies, and their personal career growth.

Who should apply?

Early to mid-career professionals who are members of the partnering organizations seeking leadership training to propel them to the next level of their career. Individuals are selected for the program based on community and business involvement, leadership aspiration, and commitment to professional growth.


$500 per participant 


Applications for the class of 2024 will be accepted through December 15, 2023.