Since its inception in 1991, the NBMBAA® Leaders of Tomorrow® Program has mentored more than 8,000 talented youth aspiring to leadership roles in professional fields. The LOT® Program is a comprehensive programmatic approach for providing leadership development to high school students. The program is driven by mentoring across four developmental areas: Leadership, Financial Literacy, College Preparation and Career Preparation. The program offers participants resources, knowledge and opportunities in the way of mentoring relationships, scholarships, and internships.
Leaders of Tomorrow®
LOT® activities are focused around the four pillars: Leadership, Financial Literacy, College Preparation & Career Preparation.
Some of the specific programs that students in the program participate in include:
- Twice monthly, specially curated professional development programming
- Oratorical competition
- Chapter Case Competition
- National Case Competition
- Annual LOT Leadership Summit
- HBCU College/University Tour
- Fun events
- Networking with corporate partners
... and many other opportunities!
Students have the potential to earn a minimum of $1,000/year in scholarship money for participating in the LOT program, with opportunities to earn even more!