Career Talks! Podcast: Presidential Management Fellowship Program

On this edition of Career Talks!, graduate student and 2017 Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) Finalist, Steven Hawkins, shares his insights on the PMF program. He explains the process he went through to be selected, and offers tips on how to be competitive for this program. Learn more about the PMF program at www.pmf.gov. Transcript.

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Nunn School Summer Grants 2017

Do you have an unpaid summer internship or a domestic academic seminar or conference you are attending?   Do you need financial support to defray costs related to accepting unpaid internships or travel this summer? The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs is providing a fixed number of grants to support students participating in unpaid summer internships or attending academic seminars and conferences. Last year seven students received grants ranging from $500 to $1500 each. Eligibility: You must be a declared INTA, IAML or EIA undergraduate or MSIA or IAST graduate…

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Eversheds Sutherland Scholar Program

Eversheds Sutherland is an international law firm helping the Fortune 100, industry leaders, sector innovators and business entrepreneurs solve their biggest challenges and reach their business goals.   Eversheds Sutherland is now accepting applications to their summer program for college students who plan to attend law school.  In particular, the program is for graduating and rising seniors, with a focus on students from diverse backgrounds. Established in 2005, Eversheds Sutherland Scholars is an intensive three-week, 40-hour summer program for recent college graduates headed to law school or rising college seniors…

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APRIL 1 DEADLINE: United Nations Intensive Summer Program

The United Nations Intensive Summer Study Program, designed for graduate students, advanced undergraduates, and mid-career professionals, immerses participants in the political dynamics of the United Nations. This week-long program familiarizes students with the inner workings of the UN by bringing them together with distinguished practitioners working in the field of multilateral diplomacy. Participants attend official sessions at UN Headquarters, such as meetings of the Security Council, as well as briefings at the United Nations Association of the USA and the United Nations Foundation. The Program will be held from June…

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BARBRI LAW PREVIEW $10,000 LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP

“BARBRI Law Preview and the American Bar Association recognize that getting a legal education can be an expensive journey. For this reason, we have partnered to offer one hard-working law student a $10,000 scholarship to help pay for the first year of law school. Your chance at the scholarship starts by completing this simple online application. This year, two lucky first year law students will have the opportunity to make their mark on the world. In addition to the $10,000 scholarship award, we are pleased to offer a second scholarship…

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Public Policy Fellowship – Google North America

2017 Google North America Public Policy Fellowship now accepting applications The intersection of innovation and technology has never been more exciting. Over the last few of summers, we’ve shared this excitement with students from all over the U.S. who have participated in Google’s Public Policy Fellowship. The students are given the opportunity to work  at a diverse group of organizations and think tanks at the forefront of addressing some of today’s most challenging policy questions. Whether working on data security standards at a leading consumer group or innovation economy issues…

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European Parliament Offers Fellowship Training Programme to Human Rights Defenders from Non-EU Countries

“The European Parliament has launched a call for application to its Sakharov Fellowship training programme, offering up to 14 human rights defenders selected from non-EU countries the opportunity to follow a two week intensive training in Brussels and the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Venice.  It has been organised annually since 2016 to further an initiative taken by the Sakharov Prize Network at the 25th Anniversary Conference of the Sakharov Prize. Under the Sakharov Fellowship training programme, to run on  5-17 June 2017, human rights defenders will: enhance their…

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Scholarship for ICT4D Masters at Manchester

The 2017 Development Informatics Scholarship – worth £18,500 – is available for developing country applicants to the one-year MSc ICT4D programme at the University of Manchester. Applicants apply first for the programme.  On receipt of an offer, they send a scholarship application statement by May 26, 2017.  Scholarship covers all tuition fees including overseas fieldwork.  Details at http://www.gdi.manchester.ac.uk/study/taught-masters/funding-opportunities/, under “GDI Development Leadership Scholarships >  Development Informatics Scholarship.”   Scholarship Application  “Eligibility for the scholarships is as follows: Applicants must already hold an unconditional offer for an eligible Masters programme. Applicants must be…

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League of United Latin American Citizens Fellowship

“LULAC is the largest and oldest Hispanic Organization in the United States. LULAC advances the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, health and civil rights of Hispanic Americans through community-based programs operating at more than 1000 LULAC councils nationwide. The organization involves and serves all Hispanic nationality groups. Historically, LULAC has focused heavily on education, civil rights, and employment for Hispanics. LULAC councils provide more than a million dollars in scholarships to Hispanic students each year, conduct citizenship and voter registration drives, develop low income housing units, conduct youth leadership…

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2017 Andrew E. Rice Award for Leadership and Innovation by a Young Professional in International Development

“Each year we present the Andrew E. Rice Award for Leadership and Innovation by a Young Professional in International Development (Rice Award) at our Annual Conference. This award recognizes the achievements of an exceptional young professional working in the field of international development. Previously named “The Truman Award,” the award was established in 2003 by Andrew E. Rice and Robert Berg to honor leadership, innovation, impact and commitment. It was renamed The Rice Award in 2011 to honor the memory and contributions of one of its chief architects. The recipient…

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