- Davidson (STEM and more) Fellows Scholarship ($10,000 to $50,000 Awards)
Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program – Now Accepting Applications for Summer 2014!The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program, sponsored by the Office of Fossil Energy (FE), U.S. Department of Energy, is now accepting applications for a10-week summer internship. MLEF’s mission is to improve opportunities for women and minority students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines, but all eligible candidates are encouraged to apply. The program allows students to apply their academic achievements to actual research while gaining hands-on experience.Selected MLEF Fellows will receive a bi-weekly stipend, approved travel costs to/from their host site and will attend a Technical Forum to present their project at the end of the internship.EligibilityTo qualify for the program, students must:· Be at least 18 years of age· Be a U.S. Citizen· Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher· Be currently enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university (sophomore year or higher)For more information or to complete an application, visit http://orise.orau.gov/mlef. Application period closes January 15, 2014.
The Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program is now accepting applications for Summer 2014.Visit http://orise.orau.gov/doescholars for more information or to apply – deadline is January 12, 2014!The DOE Scholars Program offers unique opportunities that introduce students or post-graduates to the agency’s mission and operations. Participants in the DOE Scholars Program gain a competitive edge as they apply their education, talent and skills in a variety of scientific research settings within the DOE complex. Appointments are available in a variety of disciplines at participating DOE facilities nationwide.Being selected as a DOE Scholar offers the following benefits:Career possibilities with the nation’s leading sponsor for scientific researchOpportunities to learn from top scientists and subject matter expertsStipends of up to $650 per week (depending on academic status)Travel arrangements to and from appointment siteApplicants must be US Citizens and undergraduates, graduates or post-graduates of an accredited college or university. The program is open to majors in: Engineering; Physical Sciences; Environmental Sciences; Computer Science and Information Technology; Physics; Business; Policy; Program Management; Mathematics; Statistics; Safety and Health; Accounting and Finance; Law; Communications; and other related areas.
- Summer ORISE Fellowship Opportunity at CDC
- DoSomething.org Seed Grants
- World We Want Foundation Grants
- MADD Power of You(th) Video Contest NEW!
- Stephen J. Brady STOP Hunger Scholarship
- 2014 Best Intergenerational Communities Awards
- Daily Point of Light Award
- 2014 C-SPAN StudentCam Competition NEW!
- Starbucks Youth Action Grants
- GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARS PROGRAM 2014
- AIGC Scholarship Applications Now Available Online!
- Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi Foundation for Policy Research
- Public Health (social dimensions)
- Urban & Community Development
The next deadline for Doctoral, Faculty, and Seed Grant submissions is March 1, 2014. Eligibility criteria and grant inclusions vary based on the specific program. In addition, the Al Qasimi Foundation has a limited number of internships annually available for students in undergraduate and master’s programs.
Please share these opportunities with interested faculty and students in your program or colleagues in your professional field. Additional details can be found on the attached flyer or by visiting the Al Qasimi Foundation’s website. Specific inquiries can also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Boren Scholarships and Fellowships
The applications for the 2014-2015 David L. Boren Scholarships and Fellowships are now available at www.borenawards.org. Boren Awards provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study in Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East, where they can add important international and language components to their educations.
Boren Scholars and Fellows represent a variety of academic backgrounds, but all are interested in studying less commonly taught languages, including but not limited to Arabic, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Swahili. As part of the African Languages Initiative, Boren Award applicants have the opportunity to further their study of Akan/Twi, French, Hausa, Portuguese, Swahili, Wolof, Yoruba, or Zulu. For a complete list of languages, visit our website.
Undergraduate students can receive up to $20,000 for an academic year’s study abroad and graduate students up to $30,000 for language study and international research. In exchange for funding, recipients commit to working in the federal government for a minimum of one year.
National Application Deadlines
Boren Fellowship: January 28, 2014
Boren Scholarship: February 5, 2014*
*Many institutions have an earlier on-campus deadline. Visit our website for information about your campus deadline and Boren campus representative.
For more information about the Boren Awards, to register for one of our upcoming webinars, and to access the on-line application, please visit www.borenawards.org. You can also contact the Boren Awards staff at email@example.com or 1-800-618-NSEP with questions.
The Boren Awards are initiatives of the National Security Education Program (NSEP) and are administered by the Institute of International Education.
- U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 2014 HS-STEM Summer Internships
- Udall Foundation’s Native American Congressional Internship Program