CALSA Familia,

In our mission to double the number of highly qualified Latino leaders, including those who advocate for educational issues affecting Latino students, we are proud to offer a two year mentoring program for administrators at all district levels. This two year commitment centers on leadership development and advocacy for educational issues affecting Latino students with program sessions centered around various topics expressed through an equity lens. If you have any questions about the CALSA Mentoring Program please contact Dr. Juan Manuel Santos at for more information on requirements and submissions.

Below is a timeline for the application process for our Cohort 16:

  • February 2018- Applications Open

  • March 10th, 2018-Applications close

  • May 5th, 2018-Interviews Take Place in Northern California (Location TBD)

  • May 19th- Interviews Take Place in Southern California (Location TBD)

  • Mentoring Program Orientation July 8th, 2018-Summer Institute 2018- Squaw Valley Resort- Lake Tahoe

The Cohort 16 application window is closed.

We are sorry but the deadline has passed and no more protege applications will be accepted for this cohort.  Watch our website for announcements for the next application period, which will take place in early 2020.

Best wishes,

CALSA tech team