Planning and Preparing for College (Scholarships, Internships, Etc)

To prepare students and their parents for college success in areas of academic readiness, community service, internships, summer programs, etc. The blog is to be used as a preparation infrastructure on various areas of college topics.

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Sunday, November 06, 2016

SMEDP - Summer Medical Dental Educational Program

SMDEP is a free (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer medical and dental school preparatory program that offers eligible students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation.

Click URL below to see eligibility requirements:

To apply click URL below:
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Click URL to get a list of Program sites:
Program Sites

Click URL below to see FAQ:
FAQ

The SMDEP will be offering travel scholarships for students meeting the guideline qualifications. The early admission deadline for application is on February 1st.  Scholarships must be completed in order to apply. Click below for details:

Program Overview (click link to retrieve info)



The Health Careers Program (HCP) Office -- Summer Science Institute (SSI) -- Apply Now!

The Health Careers Program (HCP) Office, http://www.uthsc.edu/HCP , is offering an unpaid
two week Summer Science Institute (SSI) for incoming junior and senior high school students.
Outstanding high school students with strong academics, citizenship, community involvement, and

commitment to pursuing a career in the sciences are invited to apply. Classroom lectures, experiential
learning activities and exposure to the academic programs at The University of Tennessee Healt
Sciences Center (UTHSC) will be provided. Students will participate in a variety of activities such as:
  • A fetal pig dissection
  • Tours of local medical centers
  • Career development workshops
  • A community service project
  • An introduction to research
Space is available under rolling admission until all spots are filled for both sessions. 

APPLY NOW: SSI Online Application




2017 Black Employee Network (BEN) Scholarship Program

The mission of the Union Pacific Railroad Black Employee Network (BEN) is to recruit, retain and advance the careers of African-American employees within Union Pacific by promoting and facilitating both personal and professional growth, and by working with Union Pacific Senior Leadership toward an awareness of diversity issues.

The (BEN) Jerry Morris and Summer Houston Memorial Scholarship is a $500.00 or $1000.00 award to assist African American Students in defraying the cost of higher education. Recipients are chosen on the basis of scholastic ability and leadership. Personal or family financial situations can be a factor in consideration of eligibility and in awarding the scholarship. All decisions are within the discretion of the Black Employee Network Scholarship Committee and are final.

(Includes application/accompanying information details and deadline information.)

Additional Information

The submission deadline for all Black Employee Network (BEN) Scholarship applications including all
supporting documents and detail is March 2016. Applications postmarked after March, 2016
and any other information received after the date noted will not be accepted.

Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Internships @ MTV Networks & Campus Rep Program


IACOM INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS

College students, put your smarts to work with a Viacom internship! You'll crank up your skill set by getting real-world experience at a top-notch media and entertainment powerhouse. Internships are open to college juniors and seniors, though some departments also accept graduate students and law school students. Viacom is proud of its diverse environment, and we encourage students of all backgrounds to apply. Viacom’s internships are paid at a standard competitive hourly rate. To view all our open internship opportunities, click here.
To learn more about internship opportunities by location click below.

SUMMER ASSOCIATE PROGRAM

We're looking for those born to tweet, driven to develop and made for media. The Summer Associate Program is a one-of-a-kind 10-week program for recent college grads interested in emerging media. 2016 applications are closed at this time. Click here for additional program information.


2017 Google Internships - Nationwide -- Deadline: Various

Google invites you to come join us for a unique summer experience, including a 10 – 12 week paid internship and professional development workshops. Take a chance and discover what it’’s like to work at a technology company. Be challenged. Become an expert. Work together and make an impact. Be bold.

This summer experience includes: The job: A 10-12 week summer internship with 1 of 6 business groups.Exposure: A unique glimpse into a business career at a technology company.Professional development: Attend weekly Google business case study workshops, tech talks and skill-building seminars.Fun: Social activities, community building and networking. Build a relationship with your peers.Mentorship: Be matched with a Googler, other than your manager, to guide you through your summer experience.

Google Summer Internships (click link to view)

Pathway to Science Research Opportunities

Pathways to Science: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

Summer Research Opportunity


Search Summer Research programs, below, by institution and disciplinary categories, or by geography!

Or, visit the basic programs search or the advanced programs search.

1. Browse all Summer Research programs

2.  Browse by Institution, Usergroup, Start Date, and/or Discipline


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