Applications Now Closed!
Applications for the 2013 PERC Enviropreneur Institute open February 1 and will be due March 18, 2013. Applications are online only, and must include the following:
- A resume
- A project summary (500 words or less)
- A personal statement (500 words or less)
- Two letters of recommendation
- A photo of yourself
Your project summary (item 2) should describe a conservation-oriented project or business that you have begun or will soon begin after PEI. Please describe (1) your objective and progress to date; (2) the skills, talents, and assets that give you a competitive advantage; (3) the challenges before you; and (4) your plans for the future. The project can be in the nascent stages of development, but the summary should convey that you have thought critically about your conservation project or business.
Your personal statement (item 3) should focus on the specific attributes that you possess which make you an ideal candidate to participate in PEI. More specifically, we are interested in learning about what you will bring to the collection of other conservation leaders that will enrich the experience of everyone participating in PEI.
Your letter writers (item 4) should be individuals who are familiar with your talents and can attest to your passion for your business plan.
Please contact PEI Conference Coordinator, Renee Storm (firstname.lastname@example.org), with any questions related to the application process.