The Actors Fund

Founded in 1882, The Actors Fund is a national human services organization here to meet the needs of our entertainment community with a unique understanding of the challenges involved in a life in the arts. Services include emergency financial assistance, affordable housing, health care and insurance counseling, secondary career development and more.

We offer a broad spectrum of programs, a calendar of workshops, support groups and online resources to support the unique, essential needs of all who work in entertainment and the performing arts. Whether on stage or on camera, behind the scenes or below the line, we assist everyone working in theater, film, television, radio, music, dance, opera and circus. Administered through our offices in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles, these programs help people across the country to solve problems and make positive changes in their lives.

Applications open for PIKSI–Logic 2022

Call for applications Undergraduates from underrepresented groups are invited to study Logic — five topics over five days, with ten top international instructors —  at Northeastern University (in person) for one week in the summer of 2022. (Dates: July 25-29) ‌There is a competitive application process for this Summer Program, and we will accept 10 […]

2022 Lime Connect Fellowship Program – open to rising university juniors with disabilities in the US

The Lime Connect Fellowship Program For Students with Disabilities is our flagship program in the U.S. designed for highly accomplished rising university juniors (current sophomores).

In case you’ve missed it, we have just opened up the applications for his prestigious program! For selected Fellows, the fun kicks off with our Leadership & Development Symposium in New York City* this summer with a focus on personal and professional development, community, access to our U.S. corporate partners, and potential Summer 2023 internships. Upon completion of the program, Fellows will join the lifelong experience of the broader Lime Connect Fellows community, where they will receive ongoing support and mentoring, continued professional development, community with Fellows from the previous classes, and networking opportunities throughout their careers.
 
2022 Lime Connect Fellowship Program Eligibility Requirements:

  • A current sophomore (rising junior) at a four-year university in the United States   
  • Continuing studies as a full-time student for the 2022 – 2023 academic year
  • Eligible to work in the United States
  • A person with a (visible or invisible) disability.*

*NOTE: We currently plan on hosting Super Days and our Leadership & Development Symposium in person in New York City in 2022, following any COVID-19 guidelines that may be in place on those dates. If needed, we will adjust to a virtual format, but we remain optimistic about gathering safely in person.

The first-round of the application is due Sunday, February 27th a midnight PST


WEALTH MANAGEMENT 2023 VIRTUAL CAMPUS RECRUITING SERIES

We are excited to announce the kick-off of our 2023 Wealth Management Summer Analyst Recruiting Season. We invite current first years and second years (expected graduated between December 2023 and Spring 2025) to join the Wealth Management Virtual Series, where you will learn more about Morgan Stanley, the firm’s people and culture, and the Wealth Management business. Please register in advance via the linked event titles below.
Wealth Management Summer Analyst Program – Morgan Stanley Wealth Management is broken up into two distinct areas: the Field and the Home Office. Summer Analysts will join us for a competitive, 10-week program where they will be placed into a specific team within the Wealth Management Home Office. The Home Office is where the development and strategy of products, investment solutions, digital offerings and research take place for Financial Advisors to leverage with their clients. Summer Analysts will gain a thorough understanding of the Wealth Management business and the full range of financial products and services available to our clients.

Wealth Management 101 Info Session
February 23rd, 5:30 PM EST – Zoom Webinar
During this event, a senior leader will provide valuable information on the industry and the Wealth Management Summer Analyst Program. Following the business overview, there will be a live Q&A.

Wealth Management Analyst Panel
February 25th, 12:00 PM EST – Zoom Webinar
This panel will include current and former Program Analysts who will be able to share meaningful insights into their experience in the recruiting process and the day-to-day life of a Summer & Full-Time Wealth Management Analyst. The panel will be moderated by a senior leader in the Wealth Management Division.

Economic Equity Policy Fellow at Greenlining Institute

The Greenlining Institute’s Leadership Academy Fellowship is an 11-month training and experiential learning program for early career leaders seeking to gain hands-on public policy experience and invest in their personal and professional growth.

Fellows are integrated into one of Greenlining’s policy teams to develop, plan, and implement the organization’s policy and advocacy efforts while they simultaneously work with the Leadership Academy to focus on the skills to support their personal growth and deepen their leadership perspective.

We’re looking for individuals who have a strong commitment to racial equity and social justice for communities of color and can demonstrate a sincere interest in building themselves into true race equity leaders. Our offices are based in Oakland, CA and participants will be expected to attend in-person throughout the program.

More details and to apply, check out Handshake here

Opportunities in Federal Government: Virtual Career Fair

Are you passionate about public service and eager to make a difference in your community and in the world? Have you thought about working in government, but aren’t sure how or where to start? Are you interested in making an impact?

Join us on January 27, 2022, from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. Eastern Time for a virtual career fair focused on career opportunities in the federal government appropriate for undergraduate and graduate students, at agency headquarters and throughout the country. You’ll have the opportunity to speak directly with federal recruiters eager to meet mission-driven students like you.

This event is free to attend. Registration details here: https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/the_volcker_alliance/e/d7OLZTk

Participating Employers

  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency
  • Federal Housing Finance Agency
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • National Telecommunications and Information Administration – The Institute for Telecommunication Sciences
  • Naval Surface Warfare Center
  • Office of Personnel Management
  • Office of the Director of National Intelligence
  • Peace Corps
  • Presidential Management Fellows Program (OPM)
  • Selective Service System
  • Social Security Administration
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • U.S. Capital Police
  • U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
  • U.S. Customs and Border Protection
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture
  • U.S. Department of Energy
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – Office of Inspector General
  • U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • U.S. Department of Labor – Employee Benefits Security Administration
  • U.S. Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration
  • U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
  • U.S. Department of State
  • U.S. Department of the Navy – Naval Criminal Investigative Service
  • U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
  • U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
  • U.S. Federal Pretrial and Probation Services
  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • U.S. General Services Administration
  • U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • U.S. Office of Surface Mining (DOI)
  • U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services System
  • U.S. Space Force
  • Veterans Health Administration