Our selected speaker will address our attendees at the 6th annual statewide Power Up Summit during lunch on September 10th. Travel & lodging will be covered for our youth speaker and up to two guardians/mentors.
Applicants must 1) Be enrolled in school, grades 6th through 12th or currently pursuing post-secondary education (technical, college or university), 2) Enjoy public speaking and able/willing to address a large audience (160+ people)3) Agree to prepare an inspiring 10 - 15 minute presentation on their out-of-school experience (presentations do not need to just be a speech, they can be interactive, include a demonstration of what they learned in their program or can include a short videos of their story)4) Submit a short video introducing themselves, what they want to present at the Summit and why (max 60 second video)5) Have permission from their legal guardian to present (only if applicant is under the age of 18)
Deadline April 30, 2019, 5 pm (your local time).
This application is designed to be completed by the potential speaker (guidance from guardians/mentors welcomed/encouraged).