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2019 Annual Conference Volunteer Application

Annual Conference Volunteer Application

Want to participate in the premier learning event for development practitioners?
Want an opportunity to network with global development thinkers and doers and industry stakeholders?
Interested in learning more from experts on food systems, gender empowerment, markets in fragile states and results measurement?

Apply to volunteer for the 2019 SEEP Annual Conference!

Every year, SEEP offers a platform for attendees to connect, engage, and learn more about the challenges and opportunities they face in reducing poverty and scaling impact. In 2018, the SEEP Annual Conference welcomed over 440 development leaders from 180 organizations and 45 countries. We are eager to convene once again to explore this year’s theme, Building Resilience through Market Systems. For more information, please visit our Conference website.

Application Procedures:
Submit an application through this online form. Applications will be accepted as long as volunteers are needed. Selected applicants will be notified of their acceptance on or before September 20, 2019. Applicants who do not include ALL requested information may not be considered.
1. Contact Information *This question is required.
Please describe in 250 words or less what motivates you to volunteer for the SEEP Annual Conference and any relevant experience in event management.
Please list language and skill level, both written and oral. If none other than English, write none. 
All volunteer assignments will be fulfilled in Arlington, Virginia during the dates of the conference,October 21-23, 2019. Volunteer assignments include 2 days on and 1 day off during the dates of the conference. Additionally, all volunteers must attend at least one orientation day prior to the conference. Orientation dates are October 15-17, 2019. Volunteers must be fluent in English and those with additional language skills (French, Spanish) will be given priority.

Please state your availability and/or any special circumstances that would preclude you from serving in a volunteer capacity on a particular day/time of the Conference or during pre-Conference orientation.
6. Will you need a visa invitation letter to volunteer at the Conference? *This question is required.
7. Reference Contact Information *This question is required.Please list here a reference from an employer and/or professor or similar who can support your application.
8. Please upload your resume.