AWARD WINNING INNOVATION AMBASSADORS
Innovation Academy Student Ambassadors are involved in a wide range of activities, including conducting information sessions, coordinating IA visitation days, serving on IA committees, and acting as a liaison between Innovation Academy and IA students, families, and guests. Ambassadors will enhance their leadership abilities, teamwork, and communication skills while serving as an IA Ambassador, in addition to networking with professionals, potential employers, and UF faculty and staff.
Interested in contacting an IA Ambassador? Meet the ambassador team here.
Responsibilities & Expectations:
Applicants must be available for an in-person interview on April 7th, 2018, to be conducted between 12pm and 4pm and are expected to attend Staff Training on May.
Interested students must to show a high level of involvement and familiarity with UF and campus resources, pride in the Innovation Academy and aspire to serve as professional role models for the IA program and its members. Ambassadors will receive training and resources to fulfill their role representing this UF signature program.
|Feb 26||Applications open|
|Feb 27- Mar 15||Ambassador visiting days|
Open House - 6pm in Beaty Commons - Hosted by IA Ambassadors
|Mar 24||Applications close at 11:59PM|
|Mar 25||Applications reviewed|
|Mar 27||Interview invitations emailed|
|Apr 7||In person intervews - applicants must be available|
|Apr 8||Selection notification|
|Beginning of summer 2018||New member training|
Every year UF’s Student Activities and Involvement recognizes an outstanding ambassador organization dedicated to showcasing their program, department, or college within the University. Through community outreach and commitment to the program, the Innovation Academy Ambassadors stood out among all campus ambassadors to win the Outstanding Ambassador Organization Award in 2017.