Please see the information below regarding a professional development and graduate education preparation opportunity for historically underrepresented minority students on your campus. Corporate sponsors include companies such as: General Mills, 3M, Discover, Campbell’s Soup, and Zio Biomet just to name a few. Attached are FAQ flyers that you can share with interested parties.
Who is eligible to apply: African American, Hispanic American and Native American sophomores, juniors, seniors- any major. Recommended for students seeking additional professional development opportunities and for those who may be interested in learning about preparing for graduate education in the future.
Program Dates: Friday, September 7- Sunday, September 9, 2018
Program location: Hilton Chicago/Oakbrook Hills Resort & Conference Center, Oakbrook, IL (a Chicago suburb) – students responsible for transportation to /from event; all other expenses covered through corporate sponsorships (i.e., lodging, meals and activity fees).
Application deadline: Extended to June 30, 2018
Application link: https://form.jotform.com/81266396163159
Prospective candidates may also be nominated by another student, alumni, college faculty or administrators. To nominate a student, visit our website at gainyouradvantage.org and look for the “Refer a Prospect” link in the main menu. Once a nomination form is received, students will be sent the application link and encouraged to apply immediately.