Leadership Portage County challenges participants to broaden their understanding of Portage County and develop their leadership skills through networking, education, activities and community involvement. 

Application instructions:
  1. Review the program schedule and requirements
  2. Complete this electronic application, and scholarship application, if necessary. (If you prefer to print and complete a paper copy, download the print version)
  3. Have your employer/sponsoring organization complete the Employer Consent and Recommendation Form
  4. Return all materials and $250 tuition deposit to the Portage County Business Council Foundation office
    Leadership Portage County c/o PCBCF
    5501 Vern Holmes Dr,
    Stevens Point, WI, 54482
Note that this application is three pages (including this page). Once you begin the application, you will not be able to save your work and return to it.
Page 1 will ask for general information about you, your employer, and your leadership background. Page 2 will ask three open-ended questions (found below). Page 3 asks for two references and a digital signature. Depending on the length of your responses, the application will take no more than 20-30 minutes to complete.
Open-ended questions: 1. In your opinion, what are the three most important issues in Portage County today? 2. What are your short and long term expectations as a participant of the LPC Program? 3. What do you consider to be your major leadership achievement to date?

You (The Applicant):

Your Employer:

Your Position:

Your Education:

Demographics: This section is optional and can be skipped if you prefer not to answer. 

How long have you lived/worked in Portage County?

Are you applying as a:

Is this the first time you have submitted an LPC application? 

Have you participated in any other leadership programs? (If no, skip this question)