Return to Program Homepage Vocation and Mission Nomination Form

Instructions for Completing the Form:
  1. For proper tracking of applications and for security reasons, accessing the application form requires authentication. To review the application form and to submit an application, please sign in using the link at the top of the page with your username (institutional email address) and CIC password. If you do not know your CIC password, you can retrieve your password online (If you do not have an account, you will be prompted to create one).

  2. Next, please be prepared to submit an application package (Word or PDF documents) consisting of the following:

    1. A reflective statement of no more than two pages prepared by the nominee that discusses (a) his or her own sense of personal vocation; (b) the role of mission in higher education; and (c) anticipated benefits—considered in the spirit of this program—for the nominee and spouse or partner as well as institutions he or she might serve. Reviewers will carefully consider whether the nominee’s statement addresses the selection criteria (see below);

    2. The nominee’s curriculum vitae; and

    3. A letter of nomination from the president of the nominee’s current institution that addresses the nominee’s potential readiness for the presidency and how the nominee will benefit from participation in this program with its distinctive attention to presidential vocation and institutional mission. The letter also should indicate the president’s willingness to support the nominee’s participation in the year-long program.

  3. Attach your application package, complete the form fields below, and click submit.

The nomination deadline is February 8, 2018.
Selected participants will be notified by March 12, 2018.