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Apply to Serve as LTC WTCS Ambassador in 2020

What is the WTCS Ambassador program? The Wisconsin Technical College System (WTCS) Ambassador program recognizes outstanding student achievement in career and technical education and develops greater public awareness for Wisconsin’s high-quality technical education system.

How does the program work?

  • Eligible LTC students submit online application—deadline is Wednesday, February 19.
  • Online Application Link Emailed to All Students & Available on Current Students Webpage.
  • A panel of LTC staff and community members interviews eligible applicants and selects the ambassador.
  • The student selected represents LTC as its WTCS Ambassador for up to one year.

Who is eligible to apply?

LTC students who have:
  • Enrolled in a technical diploma or associate degree program and will attend LTC at least through December 2020.
  • Completed at least one semester of study; minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 (must maintain GPA if selected).
  • No documented violations of the LTC Student Code of Conduct.
  • The ability, flexibility and willingness to fulfill state ambassador duties March – December 2020.
  • A genuine commitment to technical education and LTC.
  • A strong work ethic and excellent communication skills; must be comfortable with public speaking.

What does the LTC WTCS Ambassador do?

  • Attends (no cost to student) WTCS Ambassador Conference in Wisconsin Dells on April 16-17.
  • Receives a $1250 Scholarship Grant.
  • Represents LTC & WTCS in person and/or via video, print, social media at events which may include:
    • Student Awards Reception
    • Staff Team Development Day
    • Student Recruitment Events and Campus Open Houses
    • Student Life and Community Events
    • Visits with Legislators and Community/Business Leaders
    • WTCS Events

Important Dates:

Thursday, February 20Application Deadline
Friday, February 28Interviews (9:10 am – 3:10 pm; a 20-minute interview will be scheduled)
Thursday-Friday, April 16-17WTCS Ambassador Conference-Wisconsin Dells (no cost to student)

Questions?

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