2017 UN Young Professionals Program (YPP)

2017 Young Professionals Program (YPP) The UN Young Professionals Program is an entry exam for future young professionals to start a career as an international civil servant in the United Nations Secretariat. Applications will be accepted starting mid-May 2017 (open for 60 days) through the UN’s online recruitment platform: careers.un.org. Per the UN Information Center of Washington DC “United States citizens are eligible and strongly encouraged to apply.”  Find the complete list of eligible countries here. For more information, visit http://www.unicwash.org/careers/young-professionals-program/

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Apply Now – Spring 2018 US Department of State Internships

We are now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State Spring 2018 Student Internship Program (unpaid). Please visit http://careers.state.gov/intern/student-internships for more information about the U.S. Department of State Spring 2018 Student Internship Program (unpaid), and to start the online application process via USAJOBS. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is June 30, 2017. Visit USAJOBS.gov to view the announcement: U.S. Department of State Spring 2018 Student Internship Program (unpaid). We suggest that you submit your application as early as possible to insure that all documents have…

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PPIA Summer Conferences, DC and Denver

PPIA has announced summer fellowships and conferences for undergraduate students who may be interested in pursuing a career in Public Service.  The Washington DC programs are intended for students in the D.C. area this summer, and the Denver program is a regional program that will consider students in the surrounding states. 2017 SUMMER CONFERENCE HOSTS Technology and Societal Change: What Leaders of Tomorrow Need to Know Today Heinz College of Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University – Washington DC July 21 – 23, 2017   Reaching For the…

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Peace and Security Job Opportunities

PSFG launched the updated Peace and Security Funding Index in partnership with the Foundation Center. This project is designed to help you better understand who is active in the peace and security funding field, and how this funding was being deployed and utilized. To view the index, visit www.peaceandsecurityindex.org.   On this website, you can view key findings, download the report, and view breakdowns of peace and security grantmaking by region, issue, and population.   For those considering peace and security grantmaking for the first time, this website offers an…

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Intern, People Operations, One Acre Fund – New York, NY

One Acre Fund is seeking a strong candidate for a Human Resources internship on the People Operations team.   Job Description One Acre Fund is seeking a strong candidate for a Human Resources internship on the People Operations team. This position will allow a student or recent graduate to gain professional experience working for a growing social enterprise, and to gain insight into the policies and systems that need to be in place to support a global team. Responsibilities People Support/HR Research: Assist team with researching a variety of benefits,…

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LSAT Prep: Kaplan and Princeton Review

LSAT Bootcamps: Logic games and logical reasoning May 20 at 8PM ET | 5PM PT June 11 at 8PM ET | 5PM PT June 28 at 8PM ET | 5PM PT Live Online Register: https://www.kaptest.com/pages/free-bootcamp?test=LSAT KAPLAN is offering free, 2-hour, intensive Bootcamps in May and June.  Reasons to participate: Understand the impact a higher score makes Get a breakdown of the LSAT and admissions timelines Participate in rigorous training of Kaplan’s strategies in both Logic Games and Logical Reasoning with an expert instructor See how to approach Logic Games and…

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Internship Opportunity at the Metro Atlanta Chamber

  The Metro Atlanta Chamber Economic Development Division is dedicated to recruit, retain, and expanding quality jobs to the 29-county metro-Atlanta region. Over the past decade, the Chamber has attracted over 600 companies to the area, creating nearly 70,000 jobs.   Metro Atlanta Chamber Economic Development team works specifically to recruit, retain, and expand companies to and in metro Atlanta. This objective in part, helps to grow the region’s global connectivity around the world and helps local companies find opportunities abroad.  Targeted ecosystems include bioscience, mobility, supply chain and technology…

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Fall 2017 PURA Applications Open

President’s Undergraduate Research Awards (PURA) fund student salaries to conduct undergraduate research with Georgia Tech faculty and offset travel expenses for undergraduates to present their research at professional conferences. Between two hundred and three hundred competitive awards are offered each year. Fall 2017 PURA Applications are now open.  The deadline to apply is Friday, May 12, 2017.  Salary Awards offer a $1,500 stipend to undergraduate students who are conducting research with a Georgia Tech faculty member or Georgia Tech Research Institute scientist. Both faculty members and students can initiate research…

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ISPD-USA Launch & Reception – FREE for Students

About ISPD The ISPD Protocol & Diplomacy is Europe’s leading academic institution solely dedicated to studies in these fields. We combine the fields of protocol, diplomacy and cross cultural relations in order to bring students and participants a unique range of study programmes designed and developed by academics from a multi-cultural perspective. ISPD is an organisation born out of the need for an academic institution that prepares and certifies professionals in the field of international procedures and relations.   In addition, we have taken all of our programmes a step…

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Young Policy Leaders Fellowships, European University Institute

The European University Institute, in the context of the programme leading to a School of Transnational Governance, offers 3 to 12 months fellowships for the academic year 2017-18 to policy makers, civic leaders, civil servants, journalists or young scholars with a key interest in policy issues. Candidates have to be potential leaders in their respective fields and be involved in policy issues, notably at the level of politics, civil service, media, academia or non-governmental organisations.  The Fellowships are open to candidates from all backgrounds and of any nationality. The programme…

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