The class is exclusively selected and limited. The deadline to submit applications is July 11, 2016. Each applicant should be in or near middle management, and destined for leadership in his or her community and company.

* All applicants are subject to approval

Please return application, bio, photograph, release form along with a non-refundable application fee of $50 per applicant by July 11, 2016 to
The Tampa Connection P.O. Box 22051 Tampa, FL 33622

Credit Cards are accepted through PayPal.
Please email to request an invoice.

Upon acceptance, the remaining class fee less application fee ($900*) shall be due and payable. A late fee of $25.00 will be imposed for payments received after September 1, 2016. *Sponsorship fees are not refundable.

Class size is limited. All applicants will be notified of their acceptance by the first week of August. Sponsorship fees will be invoiced upon acceptance.


* A Social Networking Hour follows each afternoon program.
* Please note this calendar is near-finalized, but is subject to change to provide the best program possible.

Jun 7, 2016 — Recruiting Mixer (5-7 pm)
Aug 26, 2016 — Tampa Connection Opening Retreat (All Day)
Sep 20, 2016 — Purpose and Projects (2-5pm)
Oct 18, 2016 — Tampa 101 (All Day)
Oct 27, 2016 — Tampa Connection Golf Tournament
Nov 15, 2016 — Arts Program (2:15 – 5:30pm)
Dec 6, 2016 — Community Impact (All Day)
Jan 10, 2017 — Tampa Bay Sports: Going Beyond the Field (Possibly All Day)
Feb 7, 2017 — Military Day (All Day)
Feb 28, 2017 — Government Breakfast (am)
Mar 21, 2017 — Public Safety (All Day)
Apr 18, 2017 — Philanthropy Engagement Day (2-5 pm)
May 9, 2017 — Graduation (3-5 pm)

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*)

  • General Information

  • Company Information

  • Sponsor Information

    An individual can "self sponsor" themselves.
  • Additonal Information

  • Document Attachments

  • Please tell us about yourself by attaching a document that includes the following: Brief professional and/or personal summary Employment (Current responsibilities and employment goals) Education Honors Interests/Hobbies Organizations (community, civic, professional, business, religious, social, athletic, etc.) 6MB Max File Size
  • Photos should be in color and at least 3.5” x 5”
  • Payment Options

  • Please expect an email with the instructions based on your payment
  • Policies & Agreements

    The following documents should be read in their entirety to ensure a complete understanding of the program and the commitment necessary to participate in the upcoming class. Please print the Attendance Policy as well as the Calendar & Liability Release to sign and submit with payment. If paying by credit card, you will need to bring those two documents the Icebreaker or scan and email to
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