2018 Color Guard Judge Academy Application Application RequirementsAll applicants will undergo a thorough screening process, WGI will contact the perspective student to let them know of their acceptance into the academy. Space is limited in order to operate inside the working regional event and to insure the quality of the experience; therefore not all applicants will be accepted. Cost - $125 Applicants will be invoiced after they have been accepted into the academy. Requirements for Application • Must have completed WGI-Certify up through the 300-330 series • 340 is the practicum- you may complete this during the 2018 Season as you work through the Academy. (This exception will be in place only for the 2018 Academies) • 3 years experience judging • Circuit history for the last 3 years Applicants must submit • Sample of commentary (• 1-World, • 1-Open, • 1-A Class) • Two (2) letters of recommendation from a WGI affiliate (• CGAB member, • WGI Judge, • WGI Administration/Staff) Letters of recommendation should attest to scoring, commentary, and professionalism Deadline is January 15th. Please select which academy you would like to attend.*February 17-18, 2018 – Indianapolis, IN - (CLOSED no new application will be accepted)February 24-25, 2018 – South Brunswick, NJMarch 3-4, 2018 – Austin, TXName* First Last Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBruneiBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaComorosCongo, Democratic Republic of theCongo, Republic of theCosta RicaCôte d'IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEast TimorEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaFaroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench PolynesiaGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuamGuatemalaGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiNorth KoreaSouth KoreaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMauritaniaMauritiusMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestine, State ofPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint MaartenSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSpainSri LankaSudanSudan, SouthSurinameSwazilandSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTogoTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVatican CityVenezuelaVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.YemenZambiaZimbabwe Country Email* Phone*Please list your primary judge circuit or judge association*Please list all color guard circuits you have judged for in the past three years.*If you have only judged for your primary circuit, please list your primary circuit again.WGI states that each applicant has no less than three years experience judging for their local judge circuit or judge association. How many years have you been with primary judge circuit or judge association?*Do you have any other circuit, marching arts, or related experience? (Please select all that apply.)* Other Circuit Adjudication Experience (outside of the additional circuits you listed above) Other Marching Arts Experience Other Related Experience. (i.e. Teaching, Creative, Technical, Competitive, Coursework, etc.) None of the Above Please list your Other Circuit Adjudication Experience*Please list your Other Marching Arts Experience*Please list your Other Related Experience*Please select your primary caption.*EquipmentMovementDesign AnalysisGeneral EffectWhat other captions have you adjudicated? (Please select all that apply.)* Equipment Movement Design Analysis General Effect Other, not listed (please list below) None Other Captions*All judge academy applicants must use their own digital recorder. Do you own a digital recorder?*YesNoRecommendation #1* First Last Recommendation #1 Email Address* WGI Affiliation of Recommendation #1*WGI JudgeColor Guard Advisory Board MemberWGI Administration/StaffFile Upload for Recommendation #1*Recommendation #2* First Last Recommendation #2 Email Address* WGI Affiliation of Recommendation #2*WGI JudgeColor Guard Advisory Board MemberWGI Administration/StaffFile Upload for Recommendation #2*Sample CommentaryPlease submit one sample of judge commentary for each classification, A, Open and World for a total of three samples. If you do not have World Class experience, please choose a third sample from your other experience. The samples of judge commentary can be emailed directly to the Judge Development Supervisor at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your application is not considered complete until these have been submitted.