Have you heard about Competitive Advantage: The Consortium Undergraduate Program? Apply now!
The Program’s goal is to improve outcomes for underrepresented minority undergraduates, improve readiness for employment and graduate school, and address the need across all academic disciplines.
Undergraduate Leadership Conference: September 11-13, 2020. Location: Chicago, IL area — venue TBD.
Historically underrepresented minority students will have an opportunity to attend workshops, connect with likeminded students from top-tier universities across the country and network with corporate partners seeking to fill a variety of internship slots. Additionally, the event will include a Career and Graduate School Fair and students will be invited to attend a series of helpful pre-conference webinars led by corporate recruiters.
Eligibility: You must be a college sophomore, junior, or senior in good academic standing who is African American, Hispanic American, or Native American in any academic major, a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, a 3.0 GPA or higher, and can demonstrate leadership in your extracurricular activities and community involvement.
Skill Building and Preparation: Career and graduate school exploration, networking, workshops, career fair and private interviews, and a host of other skill building opportunities.
Note: There is no cost to selected students–transportation, lodging, meals and activity fees will be covered through corporate and member school sponsorships.
Apply Now: Join the 2020 class for a transformative experience. Submit you application here. The deadline is July 15, 2020, at 11:59 P.M. CST. No interview is required. Scholars will be notified August 1, 2020.