Spring 2019 PURA Deadline – September 28

SPRING 2019 APPLICATION DEADLINE FRIDAY, September 28, 2018 SUMMER 2019 APPLICATION DEADLINE FRIDAY, March 1, 2019 More info: http://www.urop.gatech.edu/salary-awards GO TO THE APPLICATION 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 projects, but the award proposal must be written by the student, and the student must apply by the established deadline for the semester in which the funds are requested. Funds are competitively awarded. Please read all rules,…

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Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Fellowship & Info Session

Interested in a career serving U.S. interests abroad?  If so, the Pickering Fellowship offers a unique opportunity to promote positive change in the world.  Upon successful completion of a two-year master’s degree program and fulfillment of Foreign Service entry requirements, fellows have the opportunity to work as Foreign Service Officers, serving in Washington, DC or at a U.S. embassy, consulate, or diplomatic mission around the globe. The Thomas R. Pickering Fellowship is a U.S. Department of State program administered by Howard University that seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young…

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Rotary Global Grant Scholarship Program & Info Sessions

Become a Rotary Global Grant Scholar Presentation & Info Sessions Wednesday, August 29, 2018 1:30-2:30pm Clough 131 Thursday, September 13, 2018 11am-12noon Habersham 136 Rotary Scholar 2018 Flyer Info Session RSVP Rotary Foundation Global Grant Scholarship • Prestigious, competitive international scholarship • $30,000 for full time graduate study abroad to begin Fall 2019 • For study in pursuit of careers in one of Rotary’s six areas of focus • Application and Club Endorsement deadline: 12:00 pm Noon, Monday, October 15, 2018. Rotary District 6900 seeks qualified applicants with the following…

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Serve, Learn, Sustain UN Millennium Fellowship

Prestigious Fellowships and Serve, Learn, Sustain are partnering to promote the Millennium Fellowship program. Co-sponsored by United Nations Impact and Millennium Campus Network, the fellowship supports student communities on college campus in semester-long projects related to sustainability (see the official invitation below). United Nations Academic Impact and MCN proudly present the Millennium Fellowship. This program convenes, challenges, and celebrates bold student leadership advancing the Sustainable Development Goals on campus and in communities.  As a Millennium Fellow, you will hone skills, take concrete action, and earn a certificate of recognition from United Nations Academic Impact…

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Outstanding Undergraduate Award 2018, Emma Browning

The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs has awarded IAML Senior Emma Browning the 2018 Outstanding Undergraduate Award to recognize her impressive academic performance and excellent service to the community. Emma has taken full advantage of Georgia Tech’s academic opportunities throughout her undergraduate career, and has displayed impressive leadership skills and a genuine desire to serve. Emma’s leadership and commitment to academic excellence has a profound impact on those around her; a professor of hers describes her as “precisely the type of student leader for which the award was designed… Emma has…

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Accomplishment Survey Winner – 2018

Every spring, we launch the Accomplishments Survey to learn about the internships, research, leadership and other activities with which they have been involved. Local companies are invited to donate gift cards as incentive prizes. This year, Tiff’s Treats made a gift card donation, and one student that completed the survey was randomly selected as the winner. The winner for 2018 is John Crawford, a first-year International Affairs student from Valdosta, GA. Thank you, John, for completing the survey. The Nunn School applauds your accomplishments and appreciates you sharing your successes…

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Global Social Venture Competition Regional Finals

The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC) empowers the next generation of social entrepreneurs by providing them with mentoring, exposure, and over $80,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into ventures that address the world’s most pressing challenges. Teams from across the globe learn how to design scalable models through a process that emphasizes stakeholder discovery, business innovation, and social impact assessment. You’re invited to the GSVC Regional Finals for an afternoon of conversations about the state and future of social ventures and to engage with young social innovators from top…

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Congratulations to Evan Long – Ivan Allen College Student Legacy Award Winner

The Nunn School would like to congratulate Evan Long for winning the 2013 Ivan Allen College Student Legacy Award. This award is granted to the student who embodies the exemplary leadership of Mayor Ivan Allen Jr.  In addition to evidence of leadership, the criteria for this award includes demonstrated academic achievement, civic responsibility, moral courage and character. Honors are given to faculty and students as innovators who are shattering traditional boundaries to create solutions that are deliberately interdisciplinary, socially responsible, and ethically conscious, and who are courageously advancing the cause of social…

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Foreign Policy Association Centennial Challenge

If you’re a student, you’re invited to submit either an essay or video on the topic: What is America’s Biggest Challenge in the World? Maximum essay length: 750 words / Maximum video length: 5 minutes Winners in each medium will be chosen by an expert panel of educators and designers of student outreach programs. Criteria for judging: • Creative personal engagement with the Centennial Challenge topic • Compelling demonstration of the position you take • Breadth and depth of the vision you present Prizes: 1st prize: $1,500 and expenses for…

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