Greater Philadelphia WICT - 2019 Leadership Conference-NYC

You are invited to apply for a Greater Philadelphia WICT scholarship for the WICT Leadership Conference. The WICT Leadership Conference is the preeminent leadership and professional development opportunity for cable professionals at all levels of their career journeys. Don't miss the chance to join hundreds of professionals from the cable industry in this invaluable educational experience!

All scholarship applications are due August 9 by 5 PM EST in order to qualify. The scholarship covers registration fee, attendance at the WICT Touchstones Luncheon, hotel, and coach train tickets.

Before you apply for the scholarship, please read all program information detailed here: 
https://www.wict.org/programs/wict-leadership-conference/

The scholarship includes:
• Registration fee
• Registration includes attendance at the WICT Touchstones Luncheon on September 16:
https://www.wict.org/programs/touchstones-luncheon-2/
• Roundtrip coach train tickets
• Hotel (1 night at Marriott Marquis, 1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036)

The WICT Greater Philadelphia Scholarship Committee will review all applications submitted and received on or before the application deadline. If you are selected, WICT will help you submit your registration. All applicants will be notified of the results. We are excited to offer these opportunities to the membership and look forward to reviewing the applications!

Scholarship eligibility requirements and conditions:
• Applicant must be a WICT member.
• Applicant has received manager’s approval to participate in the program.
• Applicant has not received more than two scholarships in the calendar year.
• Applicant understands that if selected, they will volunteer for at least one WICT event within the next 12 months.
• Applicant will write an article/blog on their experience for the WICT Philadelphia newsletter/website.

The following factors are considered when selecting scholarship recipients. Applicant demonstrates:
• Thoughtful, clear, and thorough responses.
• Applicant has volunteered for the Philadelphia WICT Chapter within the last two years.
• Clear goals that will be achieved by attending the event.
• Financial need.
• Timely submission.

Thank you!

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* 1. Please provide your contact information (first/last name, email, phone number, company/department).

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* 2. Provide details on your current position and how long you have been in that role. Please include any accomplishments that would distinguish you from other candidates.

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* 3. Explain why you feel attending the WICT Leadership Conference would benefit you and your career development.

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* 4. Who would you like to network with (i.e. executives/industry leaders) at the conference and why?

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* 5. I understand that if I am selected as a scholarship recipient, I will volunteer for at least one WICT event within the next 12 months and will write an article/blog on my experience for the WICT Philadelphia newsletter/website. I also understand that it is my responsibility to receive approval from my management to attend this training/seminar.

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* 6. Please list the WICT event(s) you volunteered at within the last two years.

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* 7. Would you be able to attend the WICT Leadership Conference without the scholarship?

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