The Northwest Chapter seeks CU candidates for the 2019-2020 CUaware Protégé Competition
Are you up for the challenge?
On Tuesday, December 10 at 6 p.m., the Northwest Chapter will host its chapter-level CUaware Protégé Competition for eligible credit union professionals, ages 18-35. Time and location to be announced soon.
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 2, 2019!
Once a chapter winner is determined, he or she will move on to the finals at the Carolinas Credit Union League’s conference in Charlotte, NC (Jan. 30-31, 2020), where all finalists will make their presentations and complete a brief exam testing their credit union knowledge.
The Northwest 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 January will receive special benefits including scholarship opportunities at regionally recognized conferences and places on the CUaware Council.
Donnie Vernon, SECU