Tag Archives: Fellowships

Talk by Watson Fellow and Fulbrighter Barbara Ofosu-Somuah ’13 on Tuesday, March 20

Join Barbara Ofosu-Somuah ’13 for a talk about her Fulbright and Watson Fellowships on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 4:30pm in Axinn 229.  Barbara studied psychology, sociology and Italian at Middlebury. During her Watson year, she explored the role of hair in Black, Latina and multiracial cultures in several countries. For her Fulbright grant, she examined […]

Rhodes Scholarship Updates for 2018 Competition

There are a few significant updates to share about Rhodes Scholarships for 2018: DACA students in the US are now eligible for US Rhodes Scholarships Newly expanded scholarships exists for citizens from Singapore and East African countries Two new Global Rhodes Scholarships have been added for citizens not from existing Rhodes jurisdictions See http://www.rhodesscholar.org/applying-for-the-scholarship/  for more […]

Hot Education Internships, Jobs & Fellowships Week of 3/12

Education

 

Elementary Teacher at Litchfield Elementary School District – due 3/13

Apply to work as an elementary school teacher in Arizona.

 

Quantitative Policy Analyst at Brown University, Harvard and Stanford — due 3/16

We study economic mobility through lenses such as education, neighborhood environments, and health to understand the drivers of economic opportunity in the country and give local policymakers customized data and insights to help them craft effective policy solutions. (You can hear an overview of our work on this Freakonomics podcast.)

 

FELLOWSHIPS 

 The Mount Vernon Hotel Museum and Garden (MVHMG) offers two summer Fellowships for undergraduate or graduate students interested in U.S. history, museum studies, museum education, material culture or other related fields.

Summer Teaching Fellowship at Uncommon Schools – due 3/15

Observe, learn from, and co-teach with Mentor Teachers on the East Coast.

 

2018-2019 Fellowship at the Work First Foundation – due 3/16

The Work First Foundation and America Works seek highly motivated candidates with a passion for direct service and an interest in fighting poverty through employment.

 

Norman C. Francis Teacher Residency – due 3/16

This program is designed for individuals who are committed to a long-term career teaching in New Orleans but who have not yet taught in a classroom.

 

Impact Fellowship at Generation West Virginia – due 3/18

Gain first-hand experience in the Mountain State in one of a variety of sectors.

 

Farm-Based Education Fellow at Shelburne Farms – due 3/18

 

Media Production Fellow at Impact America – due 3/19

Impact America – Alabama engages students and recent college graduates to address community needs, empowering a generation through collaborative efforts to promote change in the communities they serve.

 

Hot Social Impact Internships, Jobs & Fellowships Week of 3/12

SOCIAL IMPACT –

Social Media and Video Marketing Intern at DOROT, Inc. – due 3/13

Work at a nonprofit organization dedicated to alleviating social isolation and providing concrete services to older adults.

 

DC Internships – due 3/13

Take classes and intern in the field of public policy, international affairs, business & government affairs, community leadership & service, or journalism and communications in the nation’s capital.

 

Intern at Rosie’s Place – due 3/15

Spend your summer working in Boston at a multi-service center for poor and homeless women.

 

Various positions at American Conservation Experience – due 3/15

Work at a non-profit dedicated to rewarding environmental service opportunities.

 

Various positions at American Rivers – due 3/16

Apply to work at an organization that protects wild rivers, restores damaged rivers, and conserves clean water for people and nature.

 

Peace and Security Intern at World Federation of United Nations Associations – due 3/16

 

Water Justice Advocate at Clean Water Action – due 3/16

Work in a grassroots organizing team in Michigan.

 

Non-profit Program Development and Fundraising Internship at the Bone Marrow Foundation – due 3/16

Apply for this opportunity to learn about all aspects of a nonprofit organization – from patient programs to marketing, grant research and writing, fundraising events and development.

 

Community Organizer at Direct Action & Research Training Center – due 3/18

Work in this network of 21 diverse and multi-faith community organizations fighting for racial and economic justice in the Midwest and southeastern US.

 

Middlebury in DC Intern – due 3/18

Work this summer as an administrative intern at the Middlebury in DC office.

 

FELLOWSHIPS

 Summer Teaching Fellowship at Uncommon Schools – due 3/15

Observe, learn from, and co-teach with Mentor Teachers on the East Coast.

 

2018-2019 Fellowship at the Work First Foundation – due 3/16

The Work First Foundation and America Works seek highly motivated candidates with a passion for direct service and an interest in fighting poverty through employment.

 

Norman C. Francis Teacher Residency – due 3/16

This program is designed for individuals who are committed to a long-term career teaching in New Orleans but who have not yet taught in a classroom.

 

Impact Fellowship at Generation West Virginia – due 3/18

Gain first-hand experience in the Mountain State in one of a variety of sectors.

 

Farm-Based Education Fellow at Shelburne Farms – due 3/18

 

Media Production Fellow at Impact America – due 3/19

Impact America – Alabama engages students and recent college graduates to address community needs, empowering a generation through collaborative efforts to promote change in the communities they serve.

 

Middlebury Is a Top Producer of Fulbright Students and Scholars

2/21/18 MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – Middlebury College has been noted as a top producer of Fulbright Students and Scholars for the 2017–18 academic year—one of just 16 U.S. bachelor’s institutions to appear on both lists. Read more of the Communications article. “The Fulbright Program is a marvelous opportunity for our graduating seniors and young alumni,” said […]

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!

Hot Handshake Opportunities: SOCIAL IMPACT Deadlines Jan. 29-Feb. 2

There are countless Social Impact opportunities that have applications due this week – check out Handshake for even more in your field!

 Event and Fund Development Coordinator at Boys to Men Tucson – due 1/30

Apply to be an AmeriCorps Vista at Boys To Men in Arizona!

 

Writing Justice in the 21st Century Coordinator – Yavapai County, Arizona – due 1/30

This project works to identify and combat the reasons indigenous students do not enroll in college through culturally-based curriculum.

 

Outreach and Programs Intern at Brave New Films – due 1/31

Work at a non-profit, non-partisan social justice documentary company. They also have an opening for a Social Media Intern, app due 1/31!

 

Numerous internships open at New England Aquarium! – applications due 1/31

Positions open include Aquarist Intern, Penguin Colony Intern, Visitor Education Intern, etc!

 

Social Media Project Leader at Save The Water – due 1/31

STW is a nonprofit whose mission is to conduct water research to identify and remove harmful contaminants in water, and to raise public awareness about water contamination.

 

Internships at Meals on Wheels America – due 1/31

Training and Education Internship in Arlington, Virginia

Fundraising and Development Internship in Arlington, VAf

 

AmeriCorps positions at ReSOURCE in Vermont – due 1/31

AmeriCorps Training Outreach Coordinator

AmeriCorps Job Site Assistant

Star Island Sustainability Internship at Star Island, Rye, New Hampshire — due 1/31

For those who choose to “vacation with a purpose” during July and August, Star Island is an all inclusive retreat with family style meals, children’s activities and themed “conferences” including world affairs, social justice, natural history, and spirituality.

Youth Care Counselor at Berkshire Farm Center and Services for Youth – due 1/31

An internship for those who are passionate about providing youth with the opportunity to shape their future in a residential setting. They also have a position open as a Group Home Worker.

 

Nature Education Internship at National Audobon Society – due 1/31

Help shape a healthy environment and vibrant future for birds.

 

Conservation Associate, Little Tennessee River at American Rivers – due 1/31

Work in the field of river protection and restoration work in western North Carolina.

 

Native Plant Horticulture Internship at New England Wild Flower Society – due 2/1

 

Conservation Internships at New England Wild Flower Society – due 2/1

There are various internships open at the New England Wild Flower Society, including  Conservation Internships, a Native Plant Horticulture Internship, and the Marylee Everett Internship.

 

Summer Internship at Wrangell Mountains Center – due 2/1

Apply to this summer internship at this center that models a culture of family-style communal activity.

 

Fellowships

Environment America Fellowship – due 1/31

Work in environmental organizing and lobbying.