Thank You

Thank you for your interest in Leadership Buffalo! We appreciate your application.


To complete your application, please ensure you have fulfilled the following requirements:

  • Submit two letters of reference.
  • Submit the principal signature/verification form

Your application will only be considered once these steps have been completed.

Letter of Reference Submission

  • All applicants are required to submit two letters of reference by October 4, 2024.
  • Please have your references complete the form using the link below.
  • Youth Reference Form


Principal Signature/Verification 

  • All applicants are required to have their principal complete the verification form
  • Please have your principal complete the form using the link below by October 4, 2024.
  • Principal Verification Form 


Financial Assistance

  • We understand that financial considerations may be a concern for some applicants. Therefore, a limited number of partial scholarships are available to those in need of financial assistance.
  • If you are interested in applying for financial assistance, please complete the application below by October 4, 2024.
  • Application for Financial Assistance 


All applicants with complete applications will be contacted on a rolling basis beginning mid August of 2024 to schedule an interview with a Leadership Buffalo staff member.