Senior Leadership Montgomery Application Information

Please read below for more information regarding the application process. Once viewed, please click the link at the bottom of this page to begin the application. 

If you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact, or call (301) 881-3333.

Attendance Policy

No more than 10 hours of excused absences are permitted in the event of a substantiated emergency or serious illness.  Any participant who has an unexcused absence or who misses more than 10 hours for whatever reason will be asked to withdraw from the program. Attendance at the Opening and Closing sessions is mandatory. If you know in advance that you are likely to miss more than 2 of the session dates listed below, you should consider postponing your application until a future year.

Financial Aid

Tuition assistance is available on a sliding scale based on personal income level. If you are interested in applying for tuition assistance please complete the form below and submit it along with the required tax forms when you submit your application. Tuition assistance applications received after application submission will not be considered. 

Your request for tuition assistance in no way influences the selection process and is totally confidential. Each request will be reviewed independent of the selection process and will have no effect on selection.

Tuition Assistance Form

Application Fees

There is a $65 fee to apply to the SLM Program. Due to COVID-19, application fees will be refunded to those not accepted into the program.

Pay Application Fee

Sample Application

Want to print and view the application questions ahead of time?

Download SAMPLE Application

Session Dates

LM does not intend to transition the CORE, SLM or EL program into virtual offerings. We will continue to monitor and follow all federal, state and local guidelines around in-person meetings. If these guidelines prohibit in-person convening in September, we will push the start of these programs to January 2021 and extend sessions through June 2021. Final start date decisions will be made in August.

Below are the dates for both a September 2020 and January 2021 start scenario:



Wednesday, September 16*
Wednesday, October, 7
Thursday, November 5
Wednesday, December 2

Wednesday, January 13
Wednesday, February 10
Wednesday, March 10
Wednesday, April 21*


(should start date need to be moved due to COVID-19 guidelines)


Wednesday, January 13, 2021*
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Friday, May 21, 2021
(Joint Session with CORE, SLM and EL)
Tuesday, June 8, 2021*

Monthly Sessions are from 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM

*First & last sessions are mandatory

Ready to apply?

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SLM Application FAQs

All applicants will be notified whether or not they have been accepted by the end of June 2020.

Yes, but you must hit “save and continue later” at the bottom of the page, otherwise your work will not be saved. The form does NOT auto-save.

Once you hit “save and continue later”, you will be emailed a link to come back to your application. You will want to save the link as this is your only entry to your partially completed application.