Welcome to the Presidential Leadership Institute

About Us

A Leadership Development Program for the Future

 The Presidential Leadership Institute is a leadership development program hosted on the campus of York College in York, Nebraska.  The program is designed for high potential students in grades 10-12. Through the Institute, students from throughout America are provided an opportunity to interact with nationally recognized leaders while participating in a world-class team building experience with their classmates.  

The program is limited to 50 students and is designed for groups of 4-6 students from each school. PLI is scheduled for July 12-18, 2020.  

PLI is a collaboration led by Strata Leadership, LLC , York College, People to People International and the National Christian School Association.   

Overview & Schedule


This week long program offers a variety of 

experiences and camaraderie 



People from many walks of life and experience 

share their insight with students each year.

Scenes from PLI 2019