PPIA Service Weekend – Apply by June 20

Undergraduate sophomores and rising juniors are invited to apply to Carnegie Mellon University’s Public Service Weekend, “Leadership in the Age of Smart Cities: How Data and Technology Impacts Equity in our Communities.” Applications are due on June 20th! Carnegie Mellon University’s Public Service Weekend is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to learn about potential careers in public policy, network with students and professionals in the DC area, and explore ways in which technology can help make communities more sustainable, efficient, and equitable. Learn more and apply here: https://ppiaprogram.org/cmu-psw/

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JQAS Leadership Conference – July 2019

The John Quincy Adams Society (JQAS) is a nonpartisan, national network of student and professional groups focused on advancing a new generation of national security leaders – women and men who can shape a responsible and restrained foreign policy. Through our campus chapters and our professional network in Washington, we work to help these future leaders grow intellectually and professionally. As such, JQAS is holding a student leadership conference this summer in Washington, D.C. The conference is built to empower students to drive foreign policy conversations on their campus, deepen…

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2020 IAEA International Essay Competition on Nuclear Security

Students and professionals below the age of 35 can now submit entries to the IAEA’s 2020 International Essay Competition on Nuclear Security for Students and Early Career Professionals in cooperation with the International Nuclear Security Education Network (INSEN). The essays can be submitted in any of the official IAEA languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish). Please refer to the Announcement for details. Competition Rules Submission deadline: Friday, 6 September 2019, at 11:59 p.m., Vienna Time (CET) • Length: Up to 1,000 words • Format: Word document, submission by…

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STRATCOMM Deterrence symposium 2019

The USSTRATCOM Deterrence Symposium will be held at the La Vista Conference Center in Omaha, NE, 31 July-1 August 2019. This event provides an excellent opportunity to engage deterrence experts from government, academia, industry, and international participants. As in previous years, we anticipate over 700 U.S. and international participants. As part of the Deterrence Symposium, there are two opportunities you may submit to: – General Larry D. Welch Writing Award (submission due date extended to 21 May 2019) – Poster Presentation (submission date 21 June 2019) Information papers for both…

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PPIA Announces Summer 2019 Conferences for Undergraduates – Public Service Weekends

PPIA’s mission and overall focus are to increase the participation and inclusion of traditionally underrepresented groups at the highest level of public sector leadership. PPIA’s vision focuses on creating a new generation of diverse students to enter graduate programs and pursue careers in public service. PPIA is thrilled to continue hosting Public Service Weekends in 2019 to introduce more students to the broad range of opportunities available in the field of public service. 2019 Summer Conferences: Social Equity and Public Policy Analysis Virginia Commonwealth University – L. Douglas Wilder School of…

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Nunn School Grants for Unpaid Summer Internships and Conference Travel – 2019

NUNN SCHOOL GRANTS for Unpaid Summer Internships and Conference Travel – Applications due Wednesday, April 24, 2019 Do you have an unpaid summer internship or an academic seminar or conference you are attending? Do you need financial support to defray costs related to accepting unpaid internships or conference 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 nine students received grants ranging from $375 to $750…

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Atlanta Council on International Relations | Student Rate

Since its formation, the Atlanta Council on International Relations (ACIR) has sought to provide an important platform for local experts, visiting diplomats, and academics for the discussion of significant international issues and matters relating to the foreign policy of the United States. ACIR is dedicated to providing its members and the community with a better understanding of the complex issues that confront the United States and the global community in the fields of international and security affairs, global economics and policy, and relations between and among nations and non-state actors…

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Conference on Technology and the Future of Terror

Date And Time Thu, April 11, 2019 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM EDT Add to Calendar Location GTRI Conference Center 250 14th Street Northwest Atlanta, GA 30318   The goal of the event is to critically examine the following questions: How do disruptive and emerging technologies impact non-state actors? Does the proliferation of new technologies change the dynamics of asymmetric warfare? The conference will provide a forum where members of the military and academic researchers can “bridge the gap” to develop strategies in response to the possibility of terrorist groups acquiring…

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2019 Next Generation Gender, Peace, and Security Symposium, Women in International Security

Women In International Security (WIIS) is pleased to open applications for the 2019 Next Generation Gender, Peace and Security (GPS) Symposium. The Next Generation GPS Symposium will convene an international cohort of 20-24 graduate students and young professionals for an intensive 5-day program examining international security challenges from a GPS perspective. The symposium is scheduled to take place November 10-15, 2019 in Washington, D.C. The 2019 Next Gen Symposium is a part of a larger WIIS initiative to bridge existing divides between the traditional security community and the Women, Peace and Security (WPS)…

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Internships, APEC Business Advisory Council Meeting – Atlanta, GA

The National Center for APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) is currently recruiting interns to support the first APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) meeting of 2019. The events are taking place in Atlanta and offer interns an opportunity to attend and learn about APEC policy and related international trade issues and earn $10 an hour during the weekend of March 1st. Dates: March 1-4, 2019 Location: Atlanta, Georgia, The Whitley Hotel About the Event: The APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) was created by the APEC Economic Leaders in 1995 to provide them…

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