Vision Program Application

The program tuition cost will be approximately $1500 plus a non-refundable $25 application fee, totaling $1525. Please remit a $25 payment with the completion of this Vision Leadership application. This application fee is not refundable. The $1500 tuition balance is due before the Leadership Retreat and can be paid online here.

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Applicant Policy

  • Applicants are not required to live in St. Charles County but must work or have an established interest in the County.
  • Vision St. Charles County Leadership is an equal opportunity program and does not discriminate applicants based on disability, age, race, religion or sex.
  • The Board of Directors reserves the right to accept or reject any applicant without cause. Vision St. Charles County Leadership has a target class size of 30-35 participants.
  • Please provide a copy of your driver’s license in order for a background check to be performed for access to certain facilities and the program Commitment
  • To graduate from the Vision St. Charles County Leadership Program, a participant is required to attend all sessions. Attendance for both overnight retreats is mandatory. A majority of the sessions are on the third Thursday of each month; however, those are subject to change based on holidays or other events.


Program Dates:

  • Opening Reception – August 3, 2023
  • Leadership Retreat – August 16 & 17, 2023 (Mandatory)
  • Tourism Day – September 21, 2023
  • Education / Media Day – October 19, 2023
  • County Government Day – November 16, 2023
  • Economic Development Day – December 21, 2023
  • Health Care & Quality of Life Day – January 25, 2024
  • State Government / Jefferson City Trip – February 21 & 22, 2024 (Mandatory)
  • Presentation Day – March 21, 2024
  • First Responders Day – April 18, 2024
  • Graduation Gala – TBD

A class member is allowed one absence throughout the program year. An absence of more than one hour from a program day counts as an absence.