Jackson WLA Application
Thank you for your interest in applying to participate in the Jackson Workforce Leadership Academy. Please refer to the Participant Overview (https://storage.googleapis.com/proudcity/jacksonms/uploads/2020/01/overviewaspen.pdf) for additional background and details about the Academy.

The Jackson Workforce Leadership application deadline is February 7, 2020 at 5:00 pm CT. The materials for submission include:

1. A completed application submitted online
2. Your resume (emailed to jackson.mswla@gmail.com) and/or a link to your LinkedIn page (submitted directly in the application)
3. An organizational chart (emailed to jackson.mswla@gmail.com). The chart should show your supervisors as well as staff reporting to you.
4. A letter of reference (emailed to jackson.mswla@gmail.com) from either an individual who has direct responsibility for overseeing your work or from an external partner whom you work with directly. The letter should include the referee’s relationship to you, a description of your strengths and achievements, and comments on how you might benefit from and contribute to the Academy.
5. Commitment to Participate Form (https://storage.googleapis.com/proudcity/jacksonms/uploads/2020/01/Jackson-Workforce-Leadership-Academy-Commitment-to-Participate.docx.pdf) signed by you and your supervisor, and emailed to jackson.mswla@gmail.com.

For all documents submitted via email, please use your first and last name in the subject line of the email, and please use your first and last name in the titles of the files that you attach.

Tips for completing the online application:

View the application PDF here https://www.jacksonms.gov/AspenInstitute before beginning your application.
Draft your responses in a separate document and paste them into the application to avoid losing your work.
Save your work by clicking “submit”. You will receive a copy of your application and be able to edit your work until the deadline on February 7, 2020.

If you have any questions about the Jackson WLA, your eligibility to apply, or the application process, please contact:

Dee Wallace
Facilitator, Jackson WLA
Jackson.mswla@gmail.com


or

Jessica Nelson
Mobility Innovation Team
Lead for America Hometown Fellow
Office of the Chief Administrator,
City of Jackson
(713) 858-1449

Nafeesa Edges
Mobility Innovation Team
Lead for America Hometown Fellow
Office of the Chief Administrator,
City of Jackson
(202) 304-4362


If you experience any technical difficulties, please contact:

Tony Mastria
Digital Communications Associate, Economic Opportunities Program
The Aspen Institute
tony.mastria@aspeninst.org

We are grateful to The Aspen Institute Economic Opportunities Program and W. K. Kellogg for supporting this work.
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