The Tarheel Chapter seeks CU candidates for the 2017-18 CUaware Protégé Competition
Are you up for the challenge?
On Thursday, December 7 at 1:00 p.m. the Tarheel Chapter will host the chapter-level CUaware Protégé Competition for eligible credit union professionals, ages 18-35. Each credit union is encouraged to select one candidate to represent them in the chapter-level competition. Judging will be based on a standard application essay and a five-minute oral presentation. Candidates will have a wide range of speech topic choices available.
Application & Essay are due December 1, 2017!
Once a chapter winner is determined, he or she will move on to the finals at Carolinas Credit Union Connect in Charlotte, NC (February 1-2, 2018), where all finalists will make their presentations and complete a brief exam testing their credit union knowledge.
The Tarheel Chapter will cover the following expenses for the chapter-level CUaware Protégé attending the finals:
- Conference registration;
- Hotel accommodations; and
- Meals and mileage/gas reimbursement (or stipend)
Go to carolinasleague.org/protege to download the application and other necessary forms in order to compete.
The winner and two runners-up at the finals in February will receive special benefits including scholarship opportunities at regionally recognized conferences and places on the CUaware Council.