The Atlas Leadership Academy (ALA) provides a robust series of credit-based training opportunities that allow you to sharpen your skills in management, communications and fundraising while building your free market organization. Our flexible course catalog allows you to practice what you’re learning as you learn it, with opportunities ranging from online courses and in-person workshops to one-on-one mentoring relationships.
You’re in the business of changing the world, and we’re here to help. By connecting you with mentors, best practices, strategies and tools, our experienced team is ready to assist you in reaching your goals – whether they be beginning a new project, preparing for a leadership transition, or taking your think tank from idea to reality.
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The Atlas Leadership Academy is a central facet of the Atlas Network mission; partners, grantees and award winners are encouraged to take full advantage of these resources.
Individuals earning 12 credits are recognized as an Atlas Leadership Alumnus. Alumni are awarded special opportunities, such as access to a community of leaders, stakeholders and benefactors, in addition to eligibility to compete in the annual Think Tank Shark Tank competition and win a $25,000 project grant.
Online (3 credits, FREE)
February 9 – March 16, 2015
Spanish language version of our interactive, 5-week online course that guides participants through the first stages of starting a think tank or launching a project. Use code TT101Esp2-2015 to register.LEARN MORE
Ottawa, Canada (1 credit, FREE)
March 5, 2015
Learn about the tried and true and latest and greatest digital strategy practices in this hands-on workshop just before the Manning Networking Conference.LEARN MORE
Cochin, India (2 credits, $2,000)
June 14-27, 2015
The Monsoon School offers aspiring researchers a two-week intensive training in methods of public policy research, at Cochin, India. Application deadline: March 7th.LEARN MORE
Online (2 credits, $99)
Designed by Acton MBA this eight week interactive course helps you determine how to use your gifts and talents to advance liberty.LEARN MORE