Thursday, May 01, 2014
Monday, April 21, 2014
Notes on Reading the Blog
Please note that the Blog is a college resource infrastructure and is to viewed ongoing or various times for valuable information.
The blog structure is as follows:
The left side displays the current posting for scholarships,internships, fellowships and job opportunities. In many cases the deadlines for the opportunities will be displayed in the title or within the posting.
The right side has links in various categories. Some of them are: College Preparation, ACT/SAT Info, FAFSA, Financial Aid, Internships, Scholarships, Fellowships and much more. Click the link to get additional information on each topic or area.
The blog contains thousandths and thousandths of links and is over 80 pages in printed documentation.
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Internships at Walt Disney and ESPN -- Year Around
RTNDF 2014 Scholarships -- Deadline: Extended May 31, 2014
Scholarships for Undergraduate Students
Extended Deadline to apply is May 31, 2014
The Ed Bradley Scholarship | The Abe Schechter Graduate Scholarship | The Pete Wilson Scholarship| Other Undergraduate Scholarships
Please contact Katie Switchenko at email@example.com if you have any questions about RTDNF scholarships and fellowships.
PCAT Preparatory Program -- Registration Deadline: June 27, 2014
PCAT Preparatory Program
August 8-11, 2014
Click here for the schedule.
Join CVS Caremark and we will reward you with an extraordinary opportunity and professional development that only the nation's largest pharmacy retailer can provide. To be considered for the CVS/pharmacy internship program, you must be actively enrolled in one of your professional years of pharmacy school.
As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.
Explore positions within our company by visiting our Opportunities section.
Search all CVS Caremark opportunities
Additional Information and Application Process
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital pIntern - Various) - Apply Now!
2014 Future Women Engineers Program (FWEP) -- Deadline: April 30, 2014
The engineering summer camp will be a five day program, each day split into two parts. In the first part of the day, students will participate in hands-on engineering experiments in an area related to one of the departments of the engineering college. The second part of the day will include a tour of a local engineering company involved in developing products and services related to the area of engineering in which the experiments were conducted. A certificate of completion will be awarded to the participants at the end of the five day program.
If you have any questions regarding the program, please contact the Coordinator of the program, Dr. Divya Choudhary at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information and to apply, download the brochure: 2014 Future Women Engineers Summer Program
Application Deadline: April 30, 2014
Project Aerospace Summer Program Registration -- Deadline:Various end dates
ACE Academy is a program designed to offer an introduction to the aviation industry and aviation careers to middle and high school students. The goal is to provide an opportunity that will provide insight and a hands on experience for students to learn the history of aviation, fundamentals of aerodynamics, the role of government in aviation, pioneers in aviation and the many careers available in the aviation industry. New to our program is the incorporation of STEM. Students will learn aviation concepts tailored to their education in Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM). There might be a small application fee to participate.
Please, locate your preferred Academy and dates from the list below, then click the Register Now button to complete your registration and your payment. Registration for each academy closes two weeks prior to its start date.
NOTE: There is a time limit of 15 minutes to complete each page of information. Please review the forms and have your information ready before beginning the process. If your session times out, you may have to start the process again from the beginning.
There are a total of 20 - 25 locations within 20 states and territories. Click link below to retrieve the information:
Memphis Dates are listed below:
Memphis Summer ACE Academy I on June 10 - 14, 2013 (Registration Open until May 24, 2013) (Schedule)
* Memphis Summer ACE Academy II on July 8 - July 12, 2013 (Registration Open until June 22, 2013) (Schedule)
2014 Teen Technology Camp @ Memphis Public Library -- Deadline: May 3, 2014
It’s time to register for Teen Technology Camp 2014 at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library. The application deadline is May 13 You can sign up at any Memphis Public Library & Information Center or follow the link Teen Technology Application to the Memphis Public Library & Information Center webpage to register.
Teen Technology Camp begins July 16 and is a week long technology-based Summer Camp for teens aged 13 to 15. The technology camp is sponsored by the Memphis Chapter of the Society for Information Management and the City of Memphis Public Library .
|View FOX13 Teen Tech Camp segment|
The deadline to apply is May 3, 2014.
2014 SAME Engineering & Construction Camps -- Deadline: March 28, 2014
The annual Engineering & Construction Camp at Vicksburg provides high school students with a great hands-on experience in engineering and construction activities. Vicksburg’s wide-ranging engineering community provides a wealth of offerings in cutting edge engineering topics.
The one-week program is supervised by professional engineers and volunteers from engineering organizations in the lower Mississippi Valley. The crewmates (campers) are exposed to a wealth of knowledge about the various career choices in the fields of engineering and construction, focusing primarily on water resources engineering. The program is open to sophmores and juniors in high school who intends to pursue a degree in engineering or an associated field.
Additional information on the camp
2014 FedEx Internship Positions -- Various Areas -- Marketing, Engineer, Field Operations, Etc -- Apply Now
Saturday, April 19, 2014
Tennessee Highway Patrol Accepting Applications for Youth and Junior Trooper Academy - May 1, 2014
The Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) announced today it will hold its first-ever youth and junior trooper academies for the public this summer in Nashville. The agency’s youth academy is for students in grades 9-12 and is an overnight camp that will be held from June 23-27. The junior trooper school is a day camp for middle school students in grades 6-8 and will take place July 15-18.
|2014 Junior Trooper Academy Application Packet.pdf|
|2014 Youth Trooper Academy Application Packet.pdf|
NABA Memphis Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP) -- Deadline: May 1, 2014
NABA Memphis Accounting Career Awareness Program (ACAP)
Program Dates: July 21 - 26, 2014
Rising seniors in high school are invited to apply for this challenging and dynamic summer camp. The camp is an on-campus residency program designed to enable academically talented high school students to explore their interests in a business education and career. The participants engage in interactive workshops and activities that introduce the student to specific business disciplines and potential career paths.The participants also will visit local companies in and around Memphis and be guided through the inner workings of the industry.
Applications will be accepted through May 1, 2014.
Application packets require an unofficial transcript and letter of recommendation. These can be emailed to email@example.com or faxed to the College of Business Dean's Office c/o Christina Brown at (901) 321-3566. The Letter of Recommendation must be on school or business letterhead or emailed from the school's email.
The student cost to attend the Business Immersion Camp is $200. This includes lodging, meals, all programming, travel in Memphis and leisure activities. Students are also responsible for their travel to/from Memphis.
Please visit www.cbu.edu/acap for our summer program for minority high school students interested in a career in accounting.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Eula Brown Memorial Scholarship -- Deadline: July 1, 2014
First South offers the Eula Brown Memorial Scholarship Competition.
UT Knoxville Score -- Memphis Office -- Deadline: May 1, 2014
Learn about college!
Explore your future!
Be a part of SCORE - UT’s new program for rising high school juniors!
Below are the requirements to participate:
Program dates: July 7-11, July 14-18, July 21-25 and July 28 - August 1, 2014 – You choose!
Program times: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm each day
Download UT Score Application (click link to retrieve)
Priority of selection will be awarded to applicants who will be the first in their family to earn a college 4 year college bachelor’s degree and applicants who qualify for free/reduce lunch. You may also obtain a copy of the UT SCORE application from your guidance office or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 901-448-3942. Space is limited so apply today!”
Application Deadline: May 1, 2014
Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Special Olympics Volunteers Needed -- May 3, 2014 @ Rhodes College
I am personally sending you this posting because I know that this will be a wonderful and beautiful experience. This is one of the real reason why we perform community service that is to give back to others.
The event will take place on 05/03/2014 at Rhodes College from 9:00 a.m. to approximately 1:30 p.m. There will be various events such as the long jump, softball throw and various races. Volunteer check-in time will be around 8:00. More details will be sent later.
Friday, April 04, 2014
Chi Lambda Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc - Deadline: April 25, 2014
This is a one-time scholarship and will be distributed to the selected students upon proof of enrollment.
Students should review the attached information and ensure that all requirements are addressed. All application material must be returned to Chi Lambda Zeta Chapter by the extended deadline, April 25, 2014 to be considered.
2014 Zeta Phi Beta Scholarship Download (click link to retrieve)
Scholarship Overview (click link to retrieve)
Sandra Gibson, 2nd Vice President, Chi Lambda Zeta Chapter
Contact Number: (901) 233-1376
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Davis YMCA Annual Summer Camp Program - Apply Now!
Thursday, March 27, 2014
2014 STIPDG -- United States Department of Transportation
The Summer 2014 STIPDG application period is now OPEN!
United States Department of Transportation
Internship Period: June 3rd - August 9th 2014
THE 2014 STIPDG PROGRAM OBJECTIVE
The U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is accepting applications for the 2014 STIPDG Internship Program. Funded by the FHWA's Office of Civil Rights' On-the-Job Training Supportive Services Program, the objective of the STIPDG is to provide college/university students with hands-on experience and on-the-job training while working on current transportation-related topics and issues. The STIPDG is open to all qualified applicants but is designed to provide qualified women, persons with disabilities, and members of diverse groups with summer opportunities in transportation where these groups have been under-represented.
Internships @ MTV Networks & Campus Rep Program
College students, put your book smarts to work with an MTV Networks internship. You’ll amp up your skill set by getting real-world experience at a top-notch media and entertainment powerhouse – all while racking up some academic credits that will put you one step closer to your cap and gown. Internships are open to college juniors and seniors, though some departments also accept graduate students and law school students. MTV Networks is proud of its diverse environment, and we encourage students of all backgrounds to apply. Select an internship location to learn more:
Burbank, CA – Nickelodeon Animation Studio
Chicago, IL – MTV Networks
Santa Monica, CA – MTV Networks
San Francisco, CA – MTV Networks
Glendale, CA – Nickelodeon Virtual Worlds
Miami, FL – MTV Networks Latin America
New York, NY – MTV Networks
Nashville, TN – CMT
Orlando, FL – Nickelodeon Recreation Creative Studio
Herbert Lehman Scholarships for African-American Students -- Deadline: March 31, 2014
Scholarships are awarded to African-American students who plan on attending a college that is traditionally underrepresented by African Americans. Lehman scholarships are awarded annually to African-American students who are pursuing undergraduate or law degrees. Scholarship amounts vary by year. Candidates are required to be citizens of the U.S. and must have outstanding potential as evidenced by their high school academic records, test scores, and personal essays. Application materials are available by writing to the address above and are due by March 31st.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
A Simpler and Faster Way to Fill Out the FAFSA
Tips for Completing the FAFSA
Each year, about 15 million students apply for grants, work-study, and loans for college using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid – the FAFSA. By completing it, students apply to the U.S. Department of Education, the largest source of student aid in America. In many cases, the FAFSA is the only application needed for students to obtain aid from their state or college, too.
Recent changes make it quicker and easier than ever to fill out the FAFSA. This video offers tips to help students get started.
Applying for FAFSA (click link to retrieve information)