What are the benefits of being an Ambassador?

  • Develop leadership and presentation skills
  • Gain opportunity to serve as a role model to prospective students 
  • Ambassadors who complete the minimum requirements will receive a stipend for their service

What is the time commitment?

The overall expected time commitment will average 20 hours per semester, full- and part-time options are available. Specific activities include:

  • Attending the FPE information sessions
  • Recruiting for and attending the FPE Annual High School Design Challenge
  • Representing FPE at on- and off-campus recruitment events (e.g., Maryland Day, facility tours, student shadowing experiences, science/STEM fairs, etc.)
  • Ambassador training sessions (one per semester)
  • Attend regular ambassador meetings throughout the year

Want to become an Ambassador?
Applications for the 2023-2024 school year will become available in Spring 2023. FPE majors who are interested in becoming a FPE ambassador can email Recruitment Coordinator Liana Stiegler Orndorff at listiegl@umd.edu to express interest in applying.