Protégé Application

Application to the Mentor-Protégé Program is only open to 2021 Emerging Leaders of Tampa Bay members and Chamber members. Before submitting your application, please be sure to have all required application materials needed.

Protégé Requirements

  • Protégés must be 2021 Emerging Leaders of Tampa Bay members.
  • Application Fee - A non-refundable processing fee of $30 is required with Protégé applications and must be submitted online. The processing fee is payable via credit card only. This fee must be paid before the application can be accepted.
  • Applications will be prioritized and selected by need, fit and quantity of Mentors.
  • Along with the completed application below, a current resume required (limit one page, front and back) and letter of reference are required.
  • Attend the scheduled kickoff and ELTB Annual Meeting events. You are encouraged to bring your mentor to other ELTB events throughout the year.
  • Initiate a meeting once monthly with your mentor for the nine-month program duration. It is the Protégé’s responsibility to reach out to the Mentor to set up these meetings.
  • Respect the confidential nature of conversations and the relationship with your mentor.
  • Complete all outlined assignments prior to meeting with your mentor.
  • Complete a brief exit survey that will help improve our future program classes.

Application Deadline

Applications are due Monday, Dec. 4, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.


If you are not automatically redirected, please pay the Application Processing Fee after submitting your application.


If you have any questions, contact the Jill Teeter, Director, Leadership Programs, at or 813-276-9445.