College Anglers Invited to "Earn Your Wings"

Attention collegiate anglers, sign up for the Fenwick “Earn Your Wings” program for a chance to join the elite Fenwick Pro Team and win a paid summer internship with Fenwick!

Fenwick will choose 20 of the top candidates to join the team and receive:

  • $1,200 in product support:A chance to earn a paid summer internship with Fenwick!
    • $600 in Fenwick rods per angler
    • $600 in Pflueger reels, Spiderwire line, & Sebile/Berkley bait
    • $200 in Fenwick & Pflueger apparel

Entries must be completed online by October 15th, 2014, so don’t wait sign up today!

Click here www.shakespeare-fishing.com/earn_your_wings to complete the online application.

Candidates for Fenwick Pro-team be judged based on:

  • Ability to shoot photos and videos
  • Academic performance
  • Extracurricular activities & leadership
  • Characteristics that qualify you to represent the Fenwick brand
  • Tournament/fishing participation

Rules & Requirements for the selected 20 Fenwick Pro-Team Members:

On the Water:

  • Fish at least one collegiate bass tournament
  • Jerseys -Fenwick logo must be the 1st largest brand logo behind the school logo
  • No competitive logos will be allowed on jerseys
  • All other line, bait and reel brands must be Pure Fishing
  • Fenwick decal on boat (driver side) and vehicle (this will be provided)

Off the Water:

  • Produce & edit 3 (30sec-2min) - how to/fishing educational/product demo videos
  • Submit at least 30 fishing/product photos
  • Write 5 tip/techniques - short tips for Facebook content
  • Interaction w/ Fenwick Facebook page
  • Interaction w/ online forums
  • Interaction with brand, marketing, and sales managers at Pure Fishing

Program Timeline Details:

Phase 1:

  • Oct 15st, 2014 – Deadline for all entries submitted online
  • Oct 25th, 2014 - 20 Fenwick Pro –Team Members Chosen and Announced

Phase 2: Oct 25, 2014 -March 2014 -Videos & photos submissions open

Phase 3: March-April 2014 – Top three pro-team members identified and interviewed

Phase 4: May, 2014 - Winner of the summer internship announced

Phase 5: May-August - Summer Internship – 8 week period in Columbia, South Carolina, paid internship and housing included.

Internship Judging Criteria:

  • Quality/substance of content created
  • Positive interaction and interview with brand/marketing teams
  • Academics, GPA, major, career goals
  • Successfully meeting all rules and requirements of the program

 

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