John Jay PRISM Undergraduate Research Program (URP) (2/15/19)

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The PRISM program at John Jay College allows students in math and science majors to engage in research within the varies John Jay science labs. Through original research development and one-on-one mentoring, PRISM prepares you for your future goals whether that includes enrolling in medical, graduate school, or straight into the job market.

Eligibility requirements

  • officially declared your major as either forensic science (FOS), cell & molecular biology (CMB), toxicology (TOX), or computer science (CSIS),
  • earned a minimum GPA of 2.5 (FOS, CMB & TOX majors) or 3.0 (CSIS majors),
  • successfully completed (or be on your way to complete) your first-year introductory coursework (modern biology and general chemistry for FOS, CMB & TOX majors) or object-oriented computing (CSIS majors),
  • identified one or two prospective labs to join, and discussed your plans with your prospective faculty mentor(s).

For more information and to access the application, click HERE

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John Jay Relationship Abuse Awareness Educators A Stipended Peer-to-Peer Program (01/03/19)

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The Relationship Abuse Awareness Educators is a peer-to-peer program that allows John ay students to spread awareness about intimate partner violence (IPV) and engage in anti-violence programming. Through a partnership with the Mayor’s Office to End Domestic and Gender-based Violence, educators will:

  • Facilitate on-campus workshops,
  • Coordinate educational outreach,
  • Participate in ongoing training
  • And much more!

To apply you must:

  • Be interested in gender justice, violence prevention and public speaking,
  • Be available to commit to 25 hours of off-campus training
  • Be able to commit work 10 hours/week for one semester
  • Have a 3.0 GPA at the time of applying

Educators will receive a $1,500 stipend upon completion of the program.

To learn more details about applying, the benefits of joining this program, and how to apply please view the flyer below!

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100 Hispanic Women National (100HW) Young Latina Leadership Institute (12/20/18)

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100 Hispanic Women National, Inc. (100HW) Young Latina Leadership Institute (YLLI) is providing financial assistance and leadership development to young Latinas in undergraduate programs who strive in their academics and aspire to achieve their goals. The objective is to dedicate guidance for young Latinas success through educational opportunities!

To learn more about this opportunity, please visit: https://www.100hispanicwomen.org/

Application deadline: Thursday, December 20th, 2018.

To access the application and learn about the requirements, please email infor100HW@gmail.com

Posted by: Henry Cruz

Donald J. Weidner Undergraduate Summer Law Program @ Florida State University College of Law (04/01/19)

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The 2019 Donald J. Weidner Summer for Undergraduates Program is looking for students highly interested in learning the aspects of law school application process, important writing and communications skills, and gain knowledge about various legal professions. Starting June 12 until July 10th, 2019, the four-week program will focus on Classroom Experience, Law school Admissions Process, and Careers in Law. This amazing program is fully funded which includes room and board, along with a $500 stipend!

Requirements:

  • Complete an application for admission
  • Submit a recent resume, personal statement, two letters of recommendation
  • Provide current college transcript

*Please note* There are additional requirements. For more information, please visit:

http://law.fsu.edu/academics/summer-for-undergraduates

To access the application, please click here: https://fsu.forms-db.com/view.php?id=593954\

Application Deadline: Friday, April 1st, 2019

Critical Language Scholarship Program (11/29/18)

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If you could learn something new, what would it be? How about a new language! The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is searching for candidates who aspires to further their goals while promoting inclusiveness and diversity. This competitive program is fully funded where students will spend eight to ten weeks abroad learning 1 of 15 languages.

Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in accredited undergraduate school or graduate program.
  • Be at least 18 years of age by May 15, 2019
  • Meet certain academic requirements
  • Applicant can only apply to one language program
  • Be a U.S. Citizen at the time of your application

*Please note* There are additional requirements. For more information, please visit: https://clscholarship.org/about#eligibility

To access the application, please visit: http://www.clscholarship.org/apply

Application Deadline: Due by Thursday, November 29th, 2018, 8:00pm EST

Posted by: Henry Cruz

Product Management Intern @ Buzzfeed (rolling deadline)

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Have you ever wanted to work for a company like Buzzfeed and work on designing solutions alongside product managers, data scientists, and engineers? The Product Design Internship for Summer 2019 at Buzzfeed is an internship that will allow you to join a team of product designers, obtain a dedicated mentor to help you through your internship, have brainstorming ideas with the other interns, and getting feedback from other designers in a bi-weekly feedback session.

Candidates for The Product Design Intern for Summer 2019 at Buzzfeed will:

  • Design flows and experiences to be used by a large audience
  • Collaborate with product managers, engineers, and data scientists to help shape BuzzFeed’s products
  • Take ownership over a project that solves a real problem for BuzzFeed
  • Attend weekly design critiques, giving and getting feedback from other BuzzFeed product designers

Candidates for The Product Design Intern for Summer 2019 at Buzzfeed must meet the following qualifications:

  • You must be legally eligible to work in the US. You must be legally eligible to work in the US.
  • You must be graduating in 2019 or later.
  • You must be onsite in NYC June 3rd – August 23rd 2019
  • You’ll be paid fairly, online with tech industry standards.

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and accepted until the position is filled.

To find out more about this fellowship and amazing opportunity, click HERE

Posted by: Christian Narvaez

 

 

ACLU Summer 2019 Undergraduate Internship: Women’s Rights Project (rolling deadline until position isfilled)

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Do you have an interest in working alongside an organization that has a commitment in fighting for civil liberties, civil rights, social justice, and women’s rights? The Summer 2019 Undergraduate Internship: Women’s Rights Project is part of the ACLU’s Center for Liberty, which is dedicated to the principle that we are all entitled to determine the course of our lives based on who we are and what we believe, free from unreasonable government constraint and baseless stereotypes. Interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience by working alongside the Women’s Rights Project team. Their Summer 2019 Undergraduate Internship is full-time and requires a minimum commitment of 10 weeks.

Candidates for The Summer 2019 Undergraduate Internship: Women’s Rights Project will be:

  • Researching policy issues and other matters as requested for litigation and advocacy
  • Researching and drafting materials for public education
  • Compiling news/media clippings
  • Legislative bill tracking
  • Other projects as assigned

Candidates for The Summer 2019 Undergraduate Internship: Women’s Rights Project must meet the following qualifications:

  • Excellent research skills, including conducting internet research
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and writing
  • Attention to detail, excellent organizing and time-management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • The initiative to see projects through to completion
  • A commitment to civil liberties, civil rights, social justice, and women’s rights
  • Commitment to the mission of the ACLU

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and accepted until the position is filled.

To find out more about this fellowship and amazing opportunity, go to: https://www.aclu.org/careers/summer-2019-undergraduate-internship-womens-rights-project

Posted by: Christian Narvaez