To Leadership NC Applicants

Your application requires two letters of recommendation. Please copy the link to this page (included below for easy access) to share with two references for them to submit their letters directly to Leadership North Carolina.  All materials must be received by midnight on June 24, 2024, for your application to be considered.

Share the following link to this page with your references:


To Recommendation Letter Writers

Thank you for sharing your time and perspective to recommend a candidate for the next class of Leadership North Carolina. Recommendation letters are a critical part of each candidate’s application.

Please complete the form below and follow the instructions to upload your letter of recommendation by June 24, 2024.  Letters submitted through this process will come directly to LNC and will not be shared with candidates.

Content Guidelines:  Your letter should speak to your personal or professional connection to the candidate, the candidate’s leadership qualities, and their personal and professional engagement with issues of importance to their community and the state. Please also address what you believe the candidate will bring to the LNC program, how they will benefit from the program, and how the program can help the candidate contribute to North Carolina. If you would like to learn more about Leadership North Carolina before submitting your recommendation, feel free to explore our website.


It is not necessary to mail a hard copy. Your letter may be addressed as follows and uploaded as a PDF through the form below. Please include the candidate’s name in the name of the document, i.e. “LNC Recommendation Letter for Kelly Turner.”
LNC Selection Committee
Leadership North Carolina
Post Office Box 31125
Raleigh, NC 27622


If you have trouble with the form below or have questions, please reach out to LNC Program Director Kelly Turner at

Recommendation Letter Submission

Please complete the required fields below and follow the instructions to upload your letter of recommendation by the June 24 deadline. Be sure to click the green "submit" button at the bottom of the page when you are done. You will be taken to a confirmation page when your submission is complete. This form accepts submissions in PDF format only. If you are not able to submit a PDF or you have other questions, contact LNC Program Director Kelly Turner at

(Dr., Mrs., Mr., etc.)

File Upload Instructions Use the link below to upload a recommendation letter in PDF format. Please include the name of the LNC applicant in the name of the file, i.e. "LNC Recommendation Letter for Kelly Turner." Letters must be received by midnight on June 24, 2024, to meet the candidate's application requirements. Once you have linked your letter, click the green "Submit" button below to finalize your submission.

Reach out to Kelly Turner with any questions.

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