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You must complete and submit this online application to be eligible for the CEOx1Day program. Odgers Berndtson’s team of executive search experts will carefully review all applicants.

The form will take you approximately 30 minutes to complete. Please note that CEOx1Day is only open to 3rd and 4th year students enrolled in a university or college undergraduate degree program. Please consult our FAQ page for common applicant questions.

If you have previously applied to CEOx1Day, you are ineligible to apply again.


We look forward to uncovering this year’s CEOx1Day Finalists!

Contact Info

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Academic Information
About you

2) We want to know your thoughts on leadership. Please answer one of the following two questions below (250 words)

3) Which CEO do you want to be matched up with and why?
Please choose a CEO in the city you wish to compete in. For a list of the CEOs in each city, click here.

Your Experience

Please attach a copy of your resume with this application

Please ensure your resume includes the following information:

  • Work experience (paid and unpaid)
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Community/volunteer experience
  • Any awards you have received
  • What makes you stand out as a young leader

(PDF or Microsoft Word only)

If you were selected for an in-person interview, which city would be most convenient for you? Please note that you will only be considered for a match with the CEOs in the city you indicate below. For a list of the CEOs in each city, click here.

Select all that apply

CEOx1Day Terms and Conditions

  1. If selected, the applicant agrees to the publication of their name and photo in media and any Odgers Berndtson and CEOx1Day communications which could include their website, social media and email newsletters.
  2. If selected, the applicant agrees to participate in any media interviews related to CEOx1Day, as required.
  3. If selected, the applicant agrees to complete any additional confidentiality or liability waivers required by the company hosting the CEOx1Day event.
  4. If selected as a semi-finalist, the applicant agrees to have their resume sent to the regional McKinsey & Company office to be considered for a summer internship or full-time position. For more information about this, please consult our FAQ section. Semi-finalists who do not continue with the selection process will not have their resumes sent to McKinsey & Company unless their withdrawal is due to reasons beyond their control.
  5. The applicant agrees to receive TalentEgg emails and agrees to their terms and conditions. The applicant is aware that they can revoke their consent to TalentEgg's emails at any time.

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