Oregon Tourism Leadership Academy (OTLA) Application Form
To be considered for the 2021 OTLA, please complete the form by December 4, 2020.
I confirm my availability to participate in all 4 multi-day experiences during all 4 seasons of the year starting in Spring 2021 (see dates to the right).
Title / Position
Employer / Organization
DMO / RDMO
Chamber of Commerce
Mt. Hood/Columbia River Gorge
The following questions are intended to help you demonstrate your commitment to the program as well as your employer's support of your participation. Please keep to 750 words or less for each answer.
What are your takeaway goals from your participation in this program that would help you make a greater impact in your work and in your interactions within Oregon’s tourism industry?
Where do you see opportunities for putting enhanced leadership skills to use, both in your current job and in the future as it relates to tourism?
1) Resume: Upload your resume as a PDF and label file in this format: Name_Resume
2) Support Letters: Upload two (2) letters of recommendation for your participation in this program; combine both letters into one PDF and label file in this format: Name_Letters
3) Employer Commitment Form: Download form from the Before You Apply section of the OTLA website. Upload a signed PDF and label file in this format: Name_EmployerCommitmentForm
The OTLA Advisory Team will be making tough decisions relating to Scholarship consideration for interested applicants. Two $1,250 scholarships are available based on a demonstration of financial need. In the section below please describe the degree to which financial assistance is needed in order to participate in the OTLA program. Please note: The remaining $1,250 program fee (regular program registration costs $2,500 total) and lodging costs will need to be covered by scholarship recipients.
Send me a copy of my responses
Your submission is being processed. Please do not close this browser window until complete.