Vision Program Application

The program cost is $1200 plus a non-refundable $25 application fee, totaling $1225. Please remit a $25 payment with the completion of this Vision Leadership application. This fee will be returned to any applicant that is not accepted into the program. The $1200 tuition balance is due before the Opening Reception 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.


Required sessions :

  • Welcome Reception – August 4, 2022
  • Leadership Retreat – August 17 & 18, 2022– Mandatory
  • Tourism Day – September 15, 2022
  • Media/Education Day – October 20, 2022
  • County Government Day – November 17, 2022
  • Economic Development Day – December 15, 2022
  • Health & Human Services Day – January 26, 2023
  • Jefferson City Trip – February 15 & 16, 2023– Mandatory
  • Leadership Skills & Presentation Day – March 16, 2022 – Mandatory
  • First Responders Day – April 20, 2023
  • 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.