|Service in a variety of activities
||Applicant details involvement in a wide variety of activities both in university and/or professional organizations||Applicant details involvement in a few different activities in university and/or professional organizations.||Applicant does not explain any involvement in service activities.|
|Evidence of commitment to AECT and its programs
||Applicant names divisions, committees, and/or programs in which he or she has been and will continue to be active.||Applicant names divisions, committees, and/or programs in which he or she will become active.||Applicant does not identify ways in which he or she could support AECT.|
|Emerging leadership in the field and AECT
||Applicant provides specific details for leadership plans within the field/AECT.||Applicant expresses an interest in seeking leadership in the field/AECT.||Applicant does not address future leadership goals or plans.|
||Applicant demonstrates high levels of professionalism through their application and vita.||Applicant demonstrates some professionalism through either their application or their vita.||Applicant demonstrates little or no professionalism through their application or vita.|
|Goals and interests aligned with internship program objectives
||Applicant expresses a desire to grow professionally and contribute to the future of AECT
||Applicant expresses a desire to grow professionally.
||Applicant fails to mention a desire to grow professionally or contribute to the future of AECT.
||Applicant’s statements are clear, organized, and explain specific reasons for being named an intern.
||Applicant’s statements list reasons for being named an intern, but provide very little detail.
||Applicant’s statements are disorganized or do not explain reasons to be named an intern.
||Vita reinforces leadership experiences described in application and includes other leadership and service activities.
||Vita reinforces leadership experiences described in application, but no other leadership or service activities are listed.
||No vita provided or no leadership experience exhibited on vita.
|Sponsor letter - strength
||Letter contains specific details regarding applicant’s leadership potential and benefit of the program to the applicant.
||Letter is nonspecific regarding applicant’s leadership potential or benefit of the program to the applicant.
||Letter contains reservations regarding applicant’s leadership potential or benefit of the program to the applicant.
|Sponsor letter – AECT commitment
||Letter identifies specific ways in which applicant will contribute to AECT in the future.
||Letter is non-specific of how the applicant could contribute to AECT.
||Letter does not reference how the applicant could contribute to AECT