Through CORD, one travel scholarship will be awarded to a CORD Program Coordinator member representative to its Academic Assembly conference. The Scholarship will be awarded based on the potential impact the conference will have on the coordinator as an active leader in their program and within CORD.
*deadline for applications is January 4, 2019
CORD is offering a conference scholarship, for current CORD Program Coordinator member representatives. Scholarships will cover actual travel costs to attend Academic Assembly and CORD will provide:
CORD will complete arrangements for conference registration and hotel accommodations and will reimburse for coach airfare (up to $400) and 5 days per diem (up to $90 per day) expenses following the conference with the provision of receipts.
In addition, the scholarship recipient will be required to produce a written report within 2 weeks of attending the conference (500 – 800 words). The report will be due for submission by May 9, 2019 and will be published in the EMARC newsletter and the CORD/EMARC website.
The report may cover questions such as, but not limited to:
The selection process will aim to redress barriers to participating in the Academic Assembly conference which may be experienced by CORD Program Coordinator member representatives.
Selection of the scholarship recipient will be determined by the CORD Board of Directors following receipt of a recommendation from a panel of Program Coordinators established to review the applications.
Applicants are asked to provide a response (up to 500 words per criterion) to each of the following criteria:
In addition to responses to the above criteria, applicants are also asked to submit a brief Curriculum Vita and/or resume and a letter of recommendation from their current program director.
Applications will close January 4, 2019
Successful applicants will be notified by January 31, 2019
***Only completed applications will be considered***