Summit for Recycling - June 3-5 - Snowmass Village

Thanks to generous funding from numerous sponsors, the Colorado Association for Recycling (CAFR) announces its ninth annual Future Leader Program. This fund is available to college students (age 18 and over) in Colorado and covers expenses for them to attend the Colorado Summit for Recycling, June 3-5, at the Westin Snowmass Resort in Snowmass Village, Colorado.

The purpose of the program is to foster and educate the next generation of recycling professionals. Funds will cover conference fees, shared lodging and meals associated with CAFR's Summit for Recycling and a flat $50 travel stipend to Snowmass.

To apply, please complete this short application. Responses are due no later than Friday, April 13, by 4:00 p.m. Applications will be reviewed by a panel of collegiate and industry representatives. Applicants will be notified of the status of their application by May 4, 2018.

* 1. Student Contact Information

* 2. Current Address

* 3. Summer Address (if different than current)

* 4. School currently attending:

* 5. Year in school:

* 6. How did you hear about this opportunity?

* 7. Please describe your academic career after high school. What are your favorite classes, scholastic successes and extracurricular activities?

* 8. Please list any recycling, waste diversion or reuse activities or events that you’ve completed or participated in during the last four years:

* 9. In 2-3 sentences, describe the job/career you plan to pursue after graduation:

* 10. What do you hope to learn or gain from attending the Summit for Recycling three-day conference?

* 11. Do you have a website, blog, Facebook page, YouTube channel, or other relevant materials to share that could help demonstrate your interests and abilities? If so, please provide address or access information:

Please list two references whom the selection committee may contact (i.e., a current or past employer, professor, instructor, guidance counselor, or volunteer agency representative).

* 12. Reference 1

* 13. Reference 2

Thank you for your application. Please save or print a copy for your files.

Click 'Submit' to finish the application process. You will then be redirected to CAFR's Summit for Recycling web page.