Training for Current & Aspiring Political Leaders

Submitted by uva-cooper-admin on Tue, 07/11/2017 - 20:16

Through a variety of programs for high school and college leaders, first-time political candidates, and influential business and community leaders, the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership has established itself as a powerful and effective force for restoring public confidence in our political system.


The Institute offers five distinct programs in of varying lengths, formats, and targeted to different groups.

Technical Assistance, Information & Training

Submitted by uva-cooper-admin on Tue, 07/11/2017 - 20:09

The Virginia Institute of Government was established in 1994 by the Virginia General Assembly to increase the training, technical services and information resources available to the Commonwealth’s local governments. The Institute offers customized training, professional development programs, and real-time personal assistance focusing on the "nuts and bolts" of everyday management for all levels of local government officials.