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Re: CCIE Scholarship Program posted 06/11/2008
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Forget feeding them! For only 10 dollars a day you can help give a poor
underprivileged 3rd world country engineer the rack time they desperately

who wants to start the racktime fund with me on


On Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 7:27 AM, Brian McGahan <
bmcgahan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Group,
>    As you all know I rarely, if ever, post advertisements, but I'm sure
> you'll all see that this is an acceptable exception.  Brian Dennis and I
> at Internetwork Expert are offering two all-inclusive scholarships to
> Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) candidates who have scheduled
> or passed the CCIE written exam.
> The Real CCIE's, Real People Scholarship is designed to continue the
> commitment Internetwork Expert (IE) has had with the CCIE community by
> offering one international and one U.S. recipient complete CCIE lab
> training.  This scholarship, valued at over $15,000 USD, includes IE's
> Self-Paced CCIE Training Program, complete Rack Rental equipment use
> compliments of Graded Labs, and attendance at IE's Live Onsite CCIE Boot
> Camp with all travel provisions included.
> The new extended application deadline is June 20th, 2008.  Applications
> will be evaluated by an IE committee and the winners announced at the
> end of July.  Scholarship recipients will be chosen based on answers to
> scholarship essay questions as well as answers to phone interview
> questions.  Additional information and scholarship applications can be
> found here:
> About the Program:
> We will be choosing one U.S. scholarship recipient and one international
> recipient from the applicant pool. The scholarship recipients will each
> receive CCIE Lab training from start to finish including:
>   1. CCIE Self-Paced End-to-End Program
>   2. Complete CCIE Rack Rental package compliments of Graded Labs
>   3. Onsite Bootcamp of the recipients choice (including airfare,
> hotel, provisions, and ground transportation).
> Eligibility Requirements
>   1. Ability to travel
>   2. CCIE Written exam passed or scheduled
> How To Apply
> Step One
> Complete the online application here:
>  All online
> information must be received by Friday, June 20th, 2008.
> Step Two
> In addition to completing the online application, you are required
> submit an application letter. Application letters should contain
> background information (in regards to networking) and personal reasons
> for applying for the scholarship. Suggestions include:
>   1. 400-800 word (2800-5600 character) count
>   2. Answer questions such as:
>          * Why you need to be a CCIE?
>          * What strengths would you bring as CCIE to the field?
>          * Where you started in networking and where you are now?
>          * What circumstances kept you from training?
> Thanks and good luck to all applicants,
> Brian McGahan, CCIE #8593 (R&S/SP/Security)
> bmcgahan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx <mailto:bmcgahan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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