USDOS Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program

Applications are now being accepted for the U.S. Department of State’s Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program at http://www.clscholarship.org/apply Applications are due Tuesday, November 27, 2018 by 8:00pm EST. The CLS Program is a fully-funded intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities. Students spend eight to ten weeks abroad studying one of 15 critical languages: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Portuguese, Punjabi, Russian, Swahili, Turkish, and Urdu.  Most CLS languages do not require previous study of the target language. The…

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Boren Scholarship/Fellowship Info Session

October 25 at 11am in Student Center #320 The Boren awards provide funding for undergrad/graduate students to study critical need languages across the globe. Tech students are well qualified for this opportunity. Last year, three Tech students were selected for this prestigious award and a Boren alum will talk about his experience studying Russian in Kazakhstan last year. For more information about the Boren awards, visit https://borenawards.org/

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International Education and Diplomacy: Careers with the US Department of State

Come meet with US Department of State Diplomat-in-Residence, Vallera Gibson, to learn more about careers, internships, and fellowships in diplomacy. Learn how you can become part of America’s leadership, contributing your skills, innovative thinking, and global perspectives to support foreign policy efforts. This International Education Week event is designed to inform outstanding U.S. citizens of international career and educational opportunities with the Department of State. Tuesday, November 13, 2018 11:00 – 11:45 am Habersham Building, Room G-17 RSVP at: https://goo.gl/forms/wDGqdKvZ7jqYighx2 Vallera M Gibson – Diplomat in Residence, Department of State…

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EU-US Strategic Dialogue Internship Program, EPP – Brussels, Belgium

Experience the importance of transatlantic relations while working for a political group in a policy driven environment. The EU-U.S. Strategic Dialogue Internship Program with The European People’s Party (EPP) Group in the European Parliament is designed to build a deeper sense of mutual understanding between the United States and the European Union (EU) and to instil an appreciation for the value of transatlantic dialogue and collaboration in this important geostrategic dimension of policymaking. The transatlantic internship is based on the idea that direct experience and human interaction, as well as…

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Global Pre-teaching Internships – Peru, Dominican Republic

Georgia Tech students have two opportunities to teach abroad through Georgia Tech Pre-Teaching and the Office of International Education.   Internships can be one or multiple semesters long and occur in fall, spring, and summer. Opportunities exist in the Dominican Republic at New horizons New Horizons – Dominican Republic (Santiago & Santo Domingo) to teaching math, science, social sciences or English language  https://www.newhorizons.edu.do Opportunities also exist in Peru at El Centro Cultural Peruano Norteamericano (El Cultural), a binational cultural center focused on bridging the relationship between Peru and the United States.  El Cultural has strong…

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Freie Universität Berlin European Studies Program (FU-BEST) – Berlin, Germany

FU-BEST Internship offers an 8-week full-time internship placement with companies and organizations in Berlin that is accompanied by an intercultural internship colloquium and awards 10 ECTS credits upon successful completion. Students can explore workplaces in categories as diverse as Business, Marketing, Management, Media and Communications, Finance, Politics, Nonprofits, the Sciences or Art, in German or English – German language abilities are recommended but not mandatory. The internship starts right after our regular Spring semester but we are also accepting stand-alone participants, i.e. without completing the regular Spring semester beforehand. Students interested in this option should contact…

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Alfa Fellowship, Cultural Vistas – Moscow, Russia

Program Description: The Alfa Fellowship Program is a distinguished international initiative that each year offers up to 18 accomplished young Americans, Britons, and Germans the opportunity to complete a high-level professional development program in Russia. Since 2004, the program has enabled over 170 emerging leaders to gain professional experience at leading organizations in business, media, law, policy, and other related areas through this 11-month, fully-funded fellowship in Moscow. The Alfa Fellowship Program begins with language training in the fellow’s geographic location followed by a language course in Moscow starting in…

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Intern Projects Team, Council of European Municipalities and Regions – Brussels, Belgium

1. Job description He/she will support the project team working on various themes such as environment, climate, decentralized cooperation, etc. He/she will have the opportunity to: Work in a dynamic international team; Learn about EU projects and gain really valuable experience in the field of bid writing and project management; Join a pleasant working environment. The intern will also work with colleagues in the Secretariat, he/she will work under the supervision of the Projects Director. 2. Main tasks and responsibilities Project Management Support: Support the project team with the implementation of EU- funded projects such as identification…

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Independent Professional Fellowship, US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange

Eurasia Foundation’s U.S. -Russia Social Expertise Exchange program (SEE) is accepting applications for a new round of its Independent Professionals Project Initiative. The US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange (SEE) is a diverse network of Russian and US professionals and entrepreneurs engaged in a meaningful exchange of ideas and best practices that lead to joint action and positive change in the social dimensions of both countries. SEE is presently composed of three key programmatic components: Project teams are the new foundation of SEE, launched with the start of the 2015-2016 project competition. These…

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Research Intern, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace – Beirut

The Carnegie Middle East Center (CMEC), the Beirut center of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, encourages graduate and post-graduate students to apply to be Research Interns in Beirut. Research interns are selected for period of three to six months on a full-time basis. The research interns will assist the Center’s scholars in their research on political, economic, security and education reforms topics related to the MENA region. Interns can expect to benefit directly from working at an international think-tank, with exposure to its inner mechanisms and the opportunity to…

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