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10th Annual Global Trade Educational Conference

Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel  I  July 28th - 30th, 2024

2024 G▪TEC Scholarship for First-Timers

 Avalon Risk Management

NEI and Avalon Risk Management are pleased to announce our 4th scholarship to the annual Global Trade Educational Conference (G▪TEC ). In 2024, the conference will be held from July 28-30 in Chicago, IL. It is our intention to offer this scholarship on an annual basis to promote education and industry involvement.

NEI’s annual scholarship help cover the following cost:

  • Coach Airfare
  • Three (3) nights of accommodations at the Intercontinental Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel in Chicago, IL 
  • Full Conference Registration fee

NEI is most appreciative of Avalon Risk Management’s generous support of this G▪TEC  scholarship program to the international trade community.

To be eligible, the candidate must be a first-time G▪TEC  conference attendee, have a minimum of two (2) years of experience in the international trade and logistics industry, and submit an essay. The essay question is on the application form. For consideration, applications must be received on or before May 20, 2024. The scholarship recipient will be notified by May 30, 2024. At that time, the scholarship winner will be provided with all the necessary information for redeeming their scholarship award. The recipient must agree to submit a written essay after attending the G▪TEC  conference summarizing their experience at the conference and explaining how their attendance will benefit them and further their career goals.

If you have any questions, please email NEI Director of Media and Marketing at


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