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CCI Funding Available for Unpaid Summer Internships!

The Center for Careers and Internships has funding for unpaid summer internships and applications are open!  All grant applications are due Sunday, April 8th.

Available Grants:

  • $3000 Summer Internship Funding Grants*
  • $1000 First-Year Explore Grants
  • $3000 Dance Festival Grants*

* You are not eligible if you have previously received a $2500 competitive grant from CCI.

To Apply:

  • Read all the details: go/summerfunding.
  • Apply for funding by “Requesting an Experience” in Handshake using the step-by-step instructions: User Guide for Funding Your Summer Experience.
  • Follow all directions carefully. Note that resume, essay, and budget (must use budget template) must be uploaded immediately after submitting your application.
  • Resume review with a Peer Career Advisor (PCA) and appointment with a CCI Advisor required for First-Year Explore Grant applicants by April 4. Strongly encouraged for all other applicants.
  • Award notifications sent out on April 20.

Still looking to find internship opportunities?

  • Check out CCI’s Top Ten List for ways to find or create an internship.
  • Drop by Quick Questions for resume reviews, questions about how to apply for funding, or to get started on your internship search.
  • Visit go/Handshake and click on “Career Center” to schedule an appointment with a Career and Internship Advisor in your area of interest.

What will be your summer story? We can’t wait to receive your application for summer funding!

Info Session 2/13 – The Educational Consultant Experience at Elite Scholars of China

Information Session with Education Consulting Firm in China

WHEN: Tuesday, February 13th 2018, 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

WHERE: Coltrane Lounge – Adirondack House

Hosted by Elite Scholars of China

Organized by Elite Scholars of China, Elite Scholars of China

Info Session

Elite Scholars of China is looking for talented individuals to join our team! Elite Scholars of China is the premier Beijing-based education consulting firm, helping China’s brightest students apply to top US colleges and universities. What sets ESC apart from other education consulting companies in China is that we believe in upholding ethical consulting practices, and we create a holistic learning environment to ensure that our students can thrive academically and socially on an American college campus. The Educational Consultant position is ideal for someone who wants to develop their professional skills with a fast-growing entrepreneurial company. Former ESC colleagues have continued on to pursue degrees at Yale Law School, Harvard Business School, UPenn’s Graduate School of Education, and Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. Attire: Business Casual

7 food security fellowships, new calls for applications, transatlantic fellowships, and more

Profellow is an excellent resource for finding fellowships in every area of interest of social impact.  Several of the fellowships listed are for folks in more senior stages of their careers, however check out the ones that are eligible for recent grads with their application deadlines. Also, note the tips for writing effective fellowships:

14 Transatlantic Fellowships for U.S.-Europe Exchange and Study: Whether you are interested in studying abroad, researching in a different country, or collaborating across the Atlantic, there is a transatlantic fellowship for you! These 14 opportunities take Americans and Europeans across the pond for projects and study.

5 Ways to Improve Your Personal Essay Writing: Being a good writer is not just about how much time you spend writing – it is also about practicing the act of writing to hone your skills. If your New Year’s resolutions include improving your writing, or if you’re gearing up for another fellowship deadline, these tips are for you!

7 Food Security Fellowships to Tackle Hunger: Food security fellowships arm fellows with the knowledge and skills needed to address hunger in communities, whether at home or abroad. These seven fellowships combine issues of hunger with education, environmental degradation, and policy.

Calls for Applications:

The Hansen Summer Institute on Leadership and International Cooperation is seeking global, young leaders (age 20-25) for a 3-week leadership training program at the University of San Diego, June 29 – July 23, 2018. Travel, accommodations and stipend provided.  Apply by March 9!

Middlebury Social Impact Corps – Student Info Sessions

Middlebury Social Impact Corps – Student Info Sessions

  • Feb. 13th 7:00-8:00pm
  • Feb. 14th 4:30-5:30pm
    Location: Adirondack House Library
    Snacks provided

    Interested in gaining knowledge, skills, and dispositions for purposeful careers in social impact?
    The Middlebury Social Impact Corps program connects students to social change with unique global internship opportunities. A select cohort of Middlebury College and MIIS graduate students are chosen and matched with a social enterprise or NGO for an eight-week fully-funded summer internship in the Bahamas at the Cape Eleuthera Institute or Peru at the Andean Alliance for Sustainable Development.

Come learn more about the program, host sites, and how to apply!

https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/1302863/share_preview

https://middlebury.joinhandshake.com/jobs/1233058/share_preview

Hot Handshake Education Opportunites – Deadlines week of 2/6-2/10

Check out some of the many Education internships and jobs on Handshake! Apply now.

 

Teach English in China – due 2/6

 

Paid Teacher in Training at NYU Steinhardt EMAT Teacher Residency Program  – due 2/6

This Residency Program includes Teacher in Training positions in New York City, Syracuse, Albany, and San Francisco.

 

Secondary Social Studies Teacher – Middle East – due 2/9

 

Middle School Math Teacher at Uncommon Schools – due 2/9

Teach at Uncommon Schools in Camden, NJ.

 

Civic Educator (Program Instructor) at Close Up Foundation – due 2/9

Engage middle and high school students from across the US in controversial public policy discussions.

 

CASE Advancement Intern at Council for Advancement and Support of Education – due 2/9

Explore a career in Higher Ed Advancement this summer.

 

Special Education Coordinator at BASIS Charter Schools – due 2/10

Hot Handshake Opportunities: EDUCATION week of Jan.29-Feb. 2

Education

Check out Handshake for an extensive list of Education opportunities! Here are a select few:

Summer Research Internship at St. Michaels College – due 1/30

Conduct research through the Basin Resilience to Extreme Events program.

Summer School Teaching Fellow at Keystone Academy – due 1/31

Work as a teaching fellow in Beijing, China.

ACT/SAT Instructor at Academic Approach – due 1/31

Work in suburban IL as an ACT/SAT Instructor, joining a team of educators for 1-on-1 tutoring programs.

Middle School Math Teacher at Uncommon Schools – due 1/31

Special Education Teacher at Allendale Association – due 1/31

Work at a non-profit dedicated to care, treatment, education, and advocacy for youth and children with serious emotional, mental, and behavioral health challenges.

Loomis Chaffee Summer Program at the Loomis Chaffee School – due 1/31

Work as a faculty intern for Loomis Chaffee’s five-week residential summer program.

Toddler and Preschool Classroom Teachers/Lead Teachers at East End House – due 1/31

Apply to work with preschoolers and toddlers in Cambridge, MA.

Great Feb Graduate EDUCATION Opportunities

  • Assistant Education Director at Wright-Locke Farm in MA: Wright-Locke Farm is in Winchester Massachusetts (near the boundary with Lexington and Arlington) and it’s a beautiful place with good support from the town and other staff.   It’s programs “welcome [their] local communities to explore sustainable agriculture and open land on a historic farm through farm-based education and hands-on involvement, fostering community engagement, land stewardship and appreciation of nature and history.”  Download the PDF of the Assistant Education Director here:  Wright_Locke_Farm. A nice job for a graduating Feb?
  • Salisbury Community School – Special Education Paraprofessional:  Salisbury Community School is seeking a paraprofessional to provide 1-1 and small group services for primary grades.  Experience working with students with special needs is preferred. The position is from now through the end of the school year and I’m wondering if there might be a college feb grad who could use a job through June. If you have any questions, contact: M Fernanda Canales, Principal, Salisbury Community School, (802)352-4291.  Apply by sending letter of interest, resume, three current reference letters, and complete transcripts to: Dr. Peter Burrows, Superintendent, Addison Central Supervisory Union, 49 Charles Avenue, Middlebury, VT 05753.