Michigan Occupational Therapy Association

Student Ambassadors

2022 Michigan Occupational Therapy Association Annual Fall Conference
Thursday, October 6th - Saturday, October 8th, 2022

Sheraton Grand Rapids Hotel Airport and Conference Center
5700 28th Street SE | Grand Rapids, MI 49546 | Phone: (616) 957-1770 | info@SheratonGrandRapids.com


The MiOTA Conference Committee is offering an opportunity for 7 students to serve as student ambassadors for this year‘s Annual Fall Conference, scheduled for October 6-8, 2022.  The conference will be held at the Sheraton Airport Hotel in Grand Rapids.
 
Responsibilities include:

    1) Introduce speaker by reading their bio
    2) Manage audio/video equipment
    3) Manage audience questions
    4) Remind participants to complete post session survey to receive certificate of attendance
    5) Assist speaker with any other issues 

Requirements:

    1) You must be a member in good standing of MiOTA at the time you submit your application.
    2) Submit a letter of recommendation from a college faculty member or program director to office@miota.org.
    3) Attend orientation meeting on Thursday, 10/6/22, at noon.

Why should you apply to be a Student Ambassador?

  • Conference registration fee is waived for Student Ambassadors
  • Build resume for future employment due to leadership skills and volunteerism

If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity please complete the on-line Student Ambassador Application by August 8th, 2022.

Information that will be asked of you on the online form includes:

  • Your name, address, phone number, email address, MiOTA member ID#, school you are attending
  • Areas of interest such as: General Topics: Pain/Human Trafficking/Diversity; Geriatrics / Home Health / Skilled Nursing; Pediatrics / Sensory Integration; Education; Psychosocial / Mental Health; Assistive Technology; Adult Rehabilitation / Hands
  • Rating your comfort level with specific job duties
  • A short essay (250 words or less) on why you would like to be a student ambassador
  • Additionally, you must send a letter of recommendation from a faculty member or Program Director to office@miota.org.


Please click here to submit your Student Ambassador application. The application deadline is August 8th, 2022.