Wednesday, December 12, 2012

December Deadlines

Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program
Opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion--supporting individuals that demonstrate an aptitude and interest in conducting theoretical and applied research, strong interest in working for the DoD as a civilian research scientist or engineer. Includes summer internship and post-graduate employment with the Dept. of Defense.
Deadline: December 14

New Sector Alliance - AmeriCorps Residency in Social Enterprise - Boston or San Francisco
Residents engage in projects that include improving programs, measuring impact, strengthening operational procedures, and expanding communication and strategic marketing efforts.
Deadline: December 14

Academy for Urban School Leadership - Urban Teacher ResidencyA teacher training program, partnered with Chicago Public Schools, focusing on transforming chronically underperforming schools, typically in high-poverty areas. A full-year campus-based residency in a CPS classroom that includes training, education, certification, and mentorship.
Deadline: December 15

CIEE - Teach Immersion Dominican Republic Program

Ideal for those wishing to teach university-aged students from lower socio-economic situations that wish to learn accelerated English in an immersion setting to improve their education and their job prospects. Placement in a town or village.
Deadline: December 16 for Jan.-Dec. year.

Blakemore Freeman Fellowships 
(1 year) Advanced level language study in East or Southeast Asia in approved language programs.
Deadline: December 31

Journalism - NPR Kroc Fellowship
(1 year) Rigorous hands-on training in every aspect of public radio journalism--writing, reporting, producing and editing, for both radio and the web.
Deadline: December 31

Journalism - Village Voice Media Fellowship Program

(6 months) Magazine-style journalistic writing and reporting.
Deadline is rolling for January start

NBC Universal East Coast Page Program

(1 year) Liaise between the public and NBCU by conducting the NBC studio tours and facilitating audience services. Opportunity to apply and rotate through various parts of the  business focusing on publicity,
marketing and news production.