Apply for Leadership Academy

Submit below to be considered for the 2024-2025 class!


Maryland REALTORS® Leadership Academy is currently accepting applications for the 2024-2025 Leadership Academy Program. Applications must be completed with all necessary endorsements by August 4, 2024. Endorsements must be returned to

Criteria to apply:

  • Licensed real estate salesperson, associate broker, broker, or affiliate member prior to applying. 
  • Primary Maryland REALTORS® and local board/association member in good standing. 
  • Desire to engage or advance in leadership opportunities in Maryland REALTORS® and/or your local board/association.   
  • Letter of recommendation from your local board/association. 
  • Participation in all sessions is mandatory. Applicants must commit to the following dates:

October 10, 2024: Orientation and Organizational Leadership
November 14, 2024: Organizational Long-Range Planning
December 12, 2024: Effective Communications/Media Relations
January 9, 2025: Professional Conduct & Association Governance
February 12, 2025: The Role of the Association in Legislation/Government Affairs
March 13, 2025: Diversity in Business
April 10, 2025: Business Trends and Leadership Academy Panel Discussion
April 24, 2025: Leadership Academy Graduation and Recognition Lunch

In addition to the classes listed above, Leadership Academy participants must complete and show proof of completion to Leadership Academy staff of the following courses prior to graduation: 

Important Note

By completing the following application, you are stating that you understand the purpose and mission of the Maryland REALTORS® Leadership Academy program. If you are selected, you will devote the time and resources necessary to complete the program.

Sessions 1 through 7 are mandatory for completion. If you miss one (1) session, you will be allowed to continue with the class but will not graduate until the missed session is made up, as approved by the Committee and not later than the next year’s program. If you miss more than one (1) session, you will be asked to withdraw, reapply, and repay when you are able to make the commitment. No refund will be given. You understand the above commitment and agree to adhere to the requirements of the Academy.

Leadership Academy Application