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2019 Associates Application

Applications for the 2019 Class of Associates are CLOSED. If you are impacted by the current federal shutdown, but are interested applying for the 2019 class, please contact Chelsea Foster Manager, Professional Development at cfoster@actiac.org 

The ACT-IAC Associates program is unlike any other professional development program and provides the following experiences:

  • Develop professional and career skills
  • Gain an understanding of the culture of government and industry organizations through practical exercises
  • Develop skills necessary to advance more rapidly
  • Coaching from seasoned professionals in government and industry who provide insight and knowledge essential to students
  • Accelerated professional and personal growth
  • Build confidence and self-awareness
  • Cultivate a peer network through collaboration with classmates

 

Applicant Criteria:

  • Each candidate must be employed by an ACT-IAC member company.
  • Each candidate must be recommended by an executive in his or her company or agency, or by a member of the ACT-IAC Fellows Community, and complete an application and meet the baseline criteria.

A Government applicant should:

  • Be a federal employee (Grade 7-11) with 1-5 years of federal experience in project management, contracting, customer service, technical or in another key role in their organization.
  • Have a well-rounded background in their discipline and/or career within their agency.
  • Be considered a “rising star” in his or her agency.
  • Possess a willingness to learn.
  • Be willing to dedicate one day per month for ACT-IAC Associate activities between February and November.
  • Be recommended by a sponsor within their agency who is willing to pay the fee for the program.  Participant fee is $1995 and includes all meals and facilities.

An Industry applicant should:

  • Be an entry-level managers or a professional with 2 -5 years of experience in project management, contracting, customer service, technical or in another key role in their organization.
  • Have a well-rounded background in their discipline and/or career within their agency.
  • Be considered a “rising star” in his or her agency.
  • Possess a willingness to learn.
  • Be willing to dedicate one day per month for ACT-IAC Associate activities between February and November.
  • Be recommended by a sponsor within their agency who is willing to pay the fee for the program.  Participant fee is $1995 and includes all meals and facilities.

Tuition:  $1,995.00

 

 

Conferences

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 7:00am to Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 3:00pm

Events and Forums

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:30am

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 9:30am to 11:00am

Friday, April 19, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm