Apply Now for Dairy Challenge Social Media Corps
Madison, WI, September 7, 2018 – Calling all dairy communications students! The North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge (NAIDC) is now recruiting for the 2018-19 Dairy Challenge Social Media Corps. This unique opportunity allows students to gain real-world experience in developing their social media and communications skills.
Social Media Corps members will be mentored by communications professionals as they develop a content plan – including capturing photos and creating social media posts – and will help to manage the online conversation during the upcoming 2018-19 Dairy Challenge events. Event dates and details are included below.
Dairy Challenge Events, Dates, Location, and Deadline to apply:
Northeast Regional: Nov. 8-10, 2018 | Fairlee, VT | Oct. 5, 2018
Southern Regional: Nov. 11-13, 2018 | Knoxville, TN | Oct. 5, 2018
Midwest Regional: Feb. 13-15, 2019 | Freeport, IL | Jan. 7, 2019
Western Regional: Feb. 21-23, 2019 | To be determined | Jan. 7, 2019
National: Mar. 28-30, 2019 | Tifton, GA | Feb. 11, 2019
Do you have what it takes to be a member of the Dairy Challenge Social Media Corps? We’re looking for students who are:
Available to attend one of the Dairy Challenge events in 2018-19 and participate in the full event
Passionate about social media and digital storytelling
Looking to learn more about running a strategic social media program
Knowledgeable about the dairy industry (not required, but it is a plus)
NAIDC will cover hotel and meal costs for Dairy Challenge Social Media Corps students while at the event. Social Media Corps students are responsible for coordinating their own travel to the event.
Download an application today at http://www.dairychallenge.org/calendar_news.php. Be sure to apply for the desired event by the deadline date listed in the table above.
To give yourself an edge over your competition in the selection process, we encourage you to show the judges your social media skills and make sure to use the Dairy Challenge hashtag, #DairyChallenge.
Dairy Challenge Social Media Corps members will be notified within five days of the application deadline.