ELEVATE Kentucky

ELEVATE KENTUCKY offers young professionals in-depth personal and professional development while fostering a better understanding of challenges facing our Commonwealth. Elevate participants return to their companies with increased skills, knowledge, perspective, and a new statewide professional network. Millennial leaders are better prepared to be catalysts in their companies and communities in an effort to Elevate Kentucky.


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How Are Sessions Structured? 

Elevate Kentucky sessions will begin at lunch on day one, with programming in the afternoon and into the evening with dinner. Sessions continue with additional programming in the next morning and conclude mid-day.


2017 Session Dates and Locations:

March 2-3: Owensboro | Know Your State

April 10-11: Campton | Lead Your State

May 10-11: Louisville | Improve Your State + Graduation

Application Process 

ELEVATE KENTUCKY launched in Spring 2017 and concluded with a graduation ceremony in May 2017.

Applications for the 2018 ELEVATE Class will be available in October 2017.

Who Should Apply? 

Elevate Kentucky is designed for millennials and young professionals approximately 25-35, but there is not a strict age limit. We look for individuals who are not only advancing in their careers but also involved in their communities and eager to become a stronger leader. Sessions will provide skills and tools to advance your career, your company, and your community to the next level.


The tuition for Elevate Kentucky was $1,750 in 2017.

This includes meals, lodging, and three action and information packed sessions. You will need to provide your transportation to the session locations.

Elevate 2017 Grads

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Norton Healthcare
KentuckyOne Health
Kentucky Power
Maker's Mark
RunSwitch PR
Kentucky Chamber
Republic Bank