Invitation to Tanzanian Students to apply to the Google Student Ambassador Program.

We are launching the Google Student Ambassador Program in Tanzania and would like to invite eligible students to apply. We hope to find outstanding students from any discipline, in at least level 2, who are passionate about technology to spend 1-year as Google Student Ambassadors in their universities.

In order to help you spread the word, we have included an email invitation that we invite you to share with students in your network immediately. The application deadline is Monday, 30th January 2012. We’ll be interviewing shortlisted students during G-Tanzania.

University Programs Coordinator

Apply to be a Google Student Ambassador
Invitation to Tanzanian Students to apply to the Google Student Ambassador Program
Google Ambassador Program
Are you thrilled by new technology? Do you love Google products? Do you want to bring new opportunities to your school and peers? Do your friends say you’re a natural leader? If so, the Google Student Ambassador program may be perfect for you!

Through the Student Ambassador Program, you become a liaison between Google and your university. Ambassadors plan and host several events during the school year, introduce students to new Google products and features and act as a campus contact for Google teams.

Google Student Ambassadors may:
Work closely with local Google teams
Host and organize events to bring awareness to Google’s products and brand
Spread the word about competitions, training opportunities, scholarships and other events
Attend Google events as a Google representative
Help Google to better understand their campus’ culture
Build relationships on campus with faculty and student groups
Test products and features
Promote product use and new product launches to students
Be a source of knowledge for your university about Google products
What are the qualifications?
This opportunity is open to university students at level 2 or above and postgraduate students. Google Student Ambassadors must be:
Currently enrolled in the university and available for one academic year
Pursuing a degree or postgraduate program
Passionate about technology
Able to plan events and manage a budget
Actively involved in student life on campus
What is the time commitment?
One academic school year
Approx. ten hours per month
Four or more events per year
Benefits:
As a Google Student Ambassador, you will:
Receive regular updates about exciting new Google products / features, programs and announcements
Enhance your professional development, leadership, technical and communication skills
Be eligible to participate in special Google events, product training and be considered for local internships
Exchange best practices with Ambassadors from other schools and disciplines
Add the Google Student Ambassador Program experience to your resume
Get your own Google SWAG
Sounds great, how do I apply?
To apply, you should:

1. Be at least a level 2 or postgraduate student.

2. Write 2 Essays as specified in the application form.

3. Submit your application online at http://goo.gl/B2SjX by Monday, 30th January 2012. Shortlisted students will be informed and interviewed during G-Tanzania.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Google Ambassador Program

With kindest regards,

Jeminatu Alabi-Isama  

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