Vacant Property Leadership Institute
The Vacant Property Leadership Institute (VPLI) combines intensive training, targeted technical assistance, and access to a network of experts and practitioners to help local leaders come together to tackle today’s challenges with vacant, abandoned, and deteriorated properties in their communities.
VPLI is an in-person gathering is scheduled to take place on November 7-10, 2023 at the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center on the campus of the University of Texas in Austin, Texas.
VPLI is made possible through the generous support of the Wells Fargo Foundation and the Truist Charitable Fund.
2023-24 Application Process Now Open—DEADLINE February 22, 2023
Informational Webinar for Interested Communities
All communities that are considering applying for the 2023-24 Vacant Properties Leadership Institute are invited to join an optional informational webinar about the application process on Thursday, February 2, 2022, 12:00 PM ET.
Pre-registration for the webinar is required. Register here
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