Job Interview Competition

Contestants will be evaluated on their understanding of employment procedures faced in applying for an entry-level position by submitting a resume and participating in a screening committee interview.


  • Open only to active Phi Theta Kappa members registered for PTK Catalyst 2018
  • Space is limited to 40 members
  • Members may participate in one online competition and one on site competition
  • Registration Deadline:  March 28, 2018, 5:00 pm, CT or until all spaces are filled


  • First Place: $500 scholarship and recognition pin
  • Second Place: $250 scholarship and recognition pin
  • Third Place: $100 scholarship and recognition pin

Job Interview Requirements

  • Candidates will provide copies of a professional resume to each member of the screening committee prior to the interview
  • Candidates will participate in a 15-minute screening committee interview
  • All candidates will be asked identical interview questions

Competition Structure
Interviews will take place on site during PTK Catalyst 2018. 

NOTE: You must register for Catalyst 2018 prior to registering for this competition.