Project SOY Plus Recruiting a Student Coordinator

Posted on Thursday, September 16th, 2021

Project SOY Plus is an annual contest that harnesses students' creative power to develop new products and marketing strategies for soybeans and other plant-based species. Targeted to a wide-range of disciplines and open to any student enrolled in diploma, undergraduate and graduate levels the program is promoted by a student program coordinator.

The student coordinator role will work closely with Research Innovation Office staff on the planning and execution of the Project SOY Plus program.

Key Activities:

  • Advertising Project SOY Plus to students from the University of Guelph to recruit students, using engaging and thoughtful language
  • Communicating with student teams, staff and faculty
  • Organizing finale event including identifying a virtual/in person venue, scheduling presentations and engaging judges
  • Follow activities outlined in the SOP and adapt processes as necessary

Program Milestones:

  • Promotion & Recruitment: September – November
  • Registration and Teams Onboarding: November
  • Team Onboarding & Overview Meeting: December
  • Progress Reports: January
  • Final Reports: February
  • Finale Event: March

If interested in the Project SOY Plus Student Coordinator Role please contact