Distinguished Senior Scholarship
Current juniors are invited to apply for the University of Mississippi Distinguished Senior Scholarship for their senior year. This is a very competitive scholarship, and applicants must be first-time undergraduate students and U.S. citizens and have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.75. The application requires a resume and two letters of recommendations from faculty members who have taught you in class. The deadline is Friday, May 2.
Application for the Distinguished Senior Scholarship
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation core belief is that every life has equal value. The Foundation follows 4 values, which help define the approach to their philanthropic work, and employ an outstanding leadership team to direct their strategies and grantmaking.
This program offers U.S. citizen undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to participate in 10-week, unpaid internships (Summer 2013) that provide intensive educational and professional experience within the environment of America's principle foreign affairs agency.
The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) is currently looking for a full-time Winter-Spring 2013 Intern. The internship will start in January and end in May. The intern should be a recent college graduate or graduate student.
Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies, Capital Semester combines substantive internships, 12 academic credits, career development activities, site briefings and lectures led by policy experts. This fast-paced, fifteen-week residential program provides undergraduate students from around the world with opportunities to gain the edge in today's competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand.
U.S. Department of State Opportunity for Speakers of Chinese
In order to respond to the high demand for U.S. visas in China, the U.S. Department of State is looking for people fluent in Chinese to work as Consular Ajudicators. These are limited, non-career appointments, initially for 18 months and renewable for up to five years. The Consular Ajudicator conducts one-on-one interviews with visa applicants and reviews their supporting material. It is a very important, demanding position.
The City of Dallas Office of Economic Development has just posted a job for an Economic Development Analyst. This position is responsible for assisting the development and delivery of critical marketing/communication tools and collateral for business recruitment/retention and retail development with the City of Dallas.
The Center for International Policy (CIP) seeks a program associate for its Latin America Rights & Security (LARS) Program. CIP is a nonprofit research and advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. Through advocacy and policy research, CIP promotes transparency and accountability in U.S. foreign policy, while advocating a foreign policy that promotes international cooperation, demilitarization and respect for human rights.