Leadership Advancement Program Application


Applying for the NACE Leadership Advancement Program is a
three-step process.


Step 1:

Complete and submit the form below.

Step 2:

Submit your professional resume to Cecelia Nader.

Step 3:

Submit a professional letter of recommendation supporting your nomination into the Leadership Advancement Program. The letter may be written by a colleague who works in your professional arena or by any other acquaintance that you have worked with in a civic/community activity. There is a 500-word limit. Please forward your recommendation letter to Cecelia Nader.

Only applicants who have completed both steps in the application process will be considered.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 20.


Questions?

Contact Cecelia Nader.

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The LAP application includes a number of short-answer essay questions. Each requires a 100- to 250-word response. Be aware that the essays are given significant consideration and play a very important role in the selection process.

 
1. Why are you interested in contributing to NACE as an association leader/volunteer? What motivates you to take on such a role in the future?  
2. What qualities make a good leader? What do you consider to be your most significant achievement as a leader?  
3. What specific skills and experiences make you a suitable candidate for selection as a potential leader of the association?  
4. Please describe one challenge you have faced as part of a committee or team. How did you overcome the challenge and what did you learn from dealing with that situation?  
*5. Areas of Interest (Please select up to three, and indicate your first, second, and third choices.)
  Advanced degree students/employment
  Alliances/partnerships
  Branding and communications
  Diversity and inclusion
  Employment legislation, regulations, and advocacy
  Experiential education (internships, co-ops, etc.)
  Liberal arts students/employment
  NACE membership engagement
  NACE Mentor Program
  Networking
  Ph.D. students/employment
  Pre-college career development and employment
  Professional development
  STEM students/employment
  Technology in recruiting
  Two-year college students/employment
 

Leadership Advancement Program - Form