Below are application links for all of our programs. We will update the application windows once we have confirmed the dates for a particular program. If you would like to be notified about upcoming program dates, please complete our notification form. To refer an applicant to one of our programs, please complete our referral form.

BEFORE completing the online application, please prepare all materials in advance. We are not able to save partially completed applications. For instructions to complete the application and application requirements and components (including essay questions), click on the application process link for the program to which you would like to apply.
Program Applications Open Applications Close Application Process Link to Application
Political Leaders Program Wed, September 13, 2023 Mon, November 13, 2023
High School Leaders Program Mon, November 28, 2022 Mon, March 20, 2023
Emerging Leaders Program Mon, April 3, 2023 Mon, May 22, 2023
Candidate Training Program Notify me when the application window opens
22nd Century Scholars Program Mon, March 14, 2022 Fri, April 1, 2022

Application Timelines:

Below are the approximate times when applications are accepted for the various Sorensen programs:

  • Political Leaders Program: September - November
  • Emerging Leaders Program: April - May
  • High School Leaders Program: January - March
  • Candidate Training Program: March - June


If you are interested in one of our programs or have a question about the application process, please contact us.