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April 12, 2017

[AECT] Internship Program – Now Accepting Applications

This may be of interest to some of the graduate students that follow this blog.

Hi All Members!

The AECT Leadership Development Committee is excited to invite applications for the Leadership Internship Program to coincide with the 2017 AECT Convention in Jacksonville, FL. All interns will be expected to arrive at the convention by Sunday afternoon, November 5, 2017 and to stay until 12:00 PMSaturday, November 11, 2017.

We are searching for the future leaders of AECT.  Who are they?  They are the new professionals and current graduate students within our membership.  We need your help, AECT members, to identify and recognize outstanding individuals with leadership potential in educational technology and in the broader field through the AECT Leadership Internship Program. The program is open to new professionals in K12 and higher education as well as those in industry.  Additionally, current part- and full-time graduate students in the field of education are also welcomed to submit an application for consideration.

Eligible applicants and interested sponsors may review program details and application requirements at AECT members interested in sponsoring an applicant should provide their contact information to the individual for inclusion in his or her application materials. Once an application is submitted, the online system will notify sponsors with instructions on how to complete the process. Please note that the application process places a heavy emphasis on past and current leadership experiences with a specific focus on personal goals for growth within AECT and the professional field.  All pieces of the application must be completed prior to submission in order to be considered. The deadline for submission to the internship program is a firm June 5, 2017.

Please submit all application materials via the AECT website at the URL above. Additional correspondence regarding the Leadership Internship Program can be directed to the Leadership Internship Program Coordinator, Megan C. Murtaugh, at 239-560-8301 or


The Association for Educational Communications & Technology
320 W. 8th Street. Suite 101
Bloomington, Indiana 47404
Office: 812-335-7675


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