WICT Southeast 2019 Leadership Conference Fellowship Application
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  WICT Southeast would like to offer you - a valued member - a special opportunity to apply for one of two Chapter Fellowships to the National WICT Leadership Conference in New York City, September 16-17, 2019.

  The WICT Leadership Conference is the preeminent leadership and professional development opportunity for cable professionals at all levels of their career journeys. The recipients of the WICT Southeast Fellowships are selected based on the candidates' ability to demonstrate how the WLC will help them gain new leadership skills and enhance their range or level of expertise. Don't miss the chance to join hundreds of professionals from the cable industry in this invaluable educational experience!

The Fellowship application deadline is Friday, July 26, 2019 at 5 pm ET. The WICT Southeast Chapter Fellowship Committee will review all applications and notify the winners by July 31.

 
The Fellowship includes:
*Registration fee
*Registration includes attendance at the WICT Touchstones Luncheon on September 16
https://www.wict.org/programs/touchstonesluncheon/Pages/default.aspx
*Hotel (shared room with the other Fellowship winner) for 2 nights - Sunday 9/15 and Monday 9/16 at
the Marriott Marquis, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
NOTE: Recipient is responsible for travel, ground transportation and meals not covered by the conference.

Fellowship eligibility requirements:
*Applicant must be a 2019 member of the WICT Southeast Chapter.
*Applicant has received manager's approval to participate in the program and is responsible for arranging
the time off from work. Members in transition are also encouraged to apply.
*Applicant must have volunteered at and/or attended a WICT Southeast Chapter event within the past year.
*Applicant must not have received a WICT Southeast Leadership Conference Fellow in the past 3 years.

The following factors are considered when selecting fellowship recipients. The applicant demonstrates:
*Thoughtful, clear and thorough responses.
*Financial need (company doesn't cover the cost of attending the conference or is a member in transition).
*Clear goals that will be achieved by attending the event.
*Example(s) of previous active involvement in WICT.
 
Required 1.
Please complete the following information.

First Name:
Last Name:
Company Name:
Work Phone:
Email Address:
emailaddress@xyz.com
Address 1:
Address 2:
City:
State/Province
(US/Canada):
Postal Code:

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Please include your title, department and manager's name and contact info. If you are in
transition, please let us know and mention your most recent role.
 

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Provide details on your current (or most recent) position and how long you have been in that
role. Include any accomplishments that distinguish you from other candidates.
 

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How would attending the Conference benefit your department and your company (or your next department and company if you are in transition)?
 

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What are your main personal goals in attending the WICT Leadership conference? 
 

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Which WICT Southeast Chapter event(s) did you attend or volunteer at within the past year? 

 

 

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Required 7.
I understand that if I am selected as a Fellowship recipient, I will volunteer at one WICT Southeast event within the next 12 months. 
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No
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I understand that that it is my responsibility to get approval from my manager to attend this
conference.
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No
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I understand I am responsible for my own travel, ground transportation * and meals.
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No
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If I am selected, I will write at least one blog entry about my experience at the WICT Leadership Conference for the Southeast Chapter website.
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No
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Would you be able to attend the WICT Leadership Conference without this Fellowship?
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Is there anything else you would like to share with us that might impact our consideration?

 

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Thank you for your submission. The WICT Leadership Conference Fellowships would not be possible without support from our sponsors!