Apply Today! 2024 Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program

The Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program (CKLDP) aims to train the next generation of leaders in architecture through a series of nine (9) half-day sessions. This year the curriculum developed by AIA Miami CKLDP in partnership with the AIA Fort Lauderdale, focuses on honing skills such as:

  • Leadership
  • Entrepreneurship and Firm Management
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Negotiation skills
  • Business development
  • Understanding industry game-changers
  • Client development
  • Community engagement & civic leadership

Each year, this competitive program accepts sixteen (16) emerging professionals to grow and develop as future leaders in the architecture profession.

  • Call for Applications: The official Call for Application is announced September 8th, 2023
  • Application Deadline: All forms must be submitted by 11:59pm on December 1st, 2023 December 8th, 2023
  • Notification of Acceptance: Candidates will be notified of their selection to participate in the program by December 8th, 2023