Tag Archives: Diversity & Inclusion

Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT) – Career Prep Program (multiple deadlines for priority application)

Management Leadership for Tomorrow’s Career Prep program provides Black, Latinx, and Native American college sophomores with personalized guidance, effective tools, and a powerful professional network to secure highly competitive internships and early career opportunities in all industries, including consulting, tech, finance, and more.

Career Prep is a rigorous, 18-month career development program for emerging leaders. Through the program, Fellows explore their strengths, passions, and interests in order to prepare and plan for successful careers. The Career Prep program includes:

  • Individualized and group career development coaching
  • Exposure and access to over 60 prestigious employers
  • Skill development seminars hosted around the country
  • Alumni network of over 8,000 professionals

Priority Deadlines

You may apply for any deadline, but we have priority deadlines for early decision admission/enrollment as shown below

October 15, 2022

November 15, 2022

Application Closes

February 15, 2023: Last date to apply

Click here to learn more and to apply!

Comunidad Unida 2022- Thursday, September 15

In honor of Latinx Heritage month, Comunidad Unida is back! Join Jopwell on September 15 in celebration of our Hispanic and Latinx community. Comunidad Unida will bring together various voices and diasporas across corporate and entrepreneurship leadership to discuss identity in the workforce.

Click here to register for the event!

Voices of Lime: Intersecting identities of Hispanic and Latine people with disabilities – Thursday, September 22!

Join Lime Connect and Jeff Soto, Head of Talent Acquisition, Americas at Sony Music who has lived experience with these intersecting identities, as he moderates a panel discussion with Lime Connect’s Hispanic and Latine Network members who live with disabilities.

During this discussion they will explore how disability intersects with a person’s race and ethnicity and how this intersection impacts a Hispanic and Latine person’s approach to disclosure, networking, the career search, and work in general.

Click here to register for the event and to learn more about the Lime Network!

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 this 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


2022 Lime Connect Fellowship Program – open to rising university juniors with disabilities in the US – Deadline date: Sunday, February 27

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 this 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


IRTS Summer Fellowship Program has had a key role in launching the careers of top media professionals – Deadline date: Sunday, January 30

  • Paid internship at a media company
  • Comprehensive orientation to the media industry
  • Mentoring and unparalleled access to the IRTS network
  • Plus One-Week Expense-Paid NYC Conference

The 9-week IRTS Summer Fellowship Program will begin with an expense-paid orientation week in NYC (subject to pandemic status) followed by remote internships and virtual sessions for the duration of the summer.

Highly praised throughout the media industry, the IRTS Foundation’s Summer Fellowship Program has provided unparalleled access and education to diverse, aspiring young media professionals from across the country.

Current college and university juniors, seniors, and graduate school students are eligible to apply. Several Midd students have participated in the IRTS conferences and the summer fellowship program. Apply now!

Click here to learn more about the IRTS Foundation and click here to apply!

Disability:IN’s NextGen Leader Initiatives consists of a six-month mentorship program for college students and recent graduates with disabilities – Deadline date: January 7, 2022

Our program connects NextGen Leaders to experienced professionals from our corporate partners, creating supportive relationships to navigate the job search. We want our mentees to gain as many corporate connections as possible by the time they leave this program, but there is no guarantee that our NextGen Leaders will get a job offer during the program.

This online application must be completed by January 7, 2022, by 11:59pm ET.

Eligibility:

To participate in the 2022 NextGen Leader Initiatives, you must:

  • Be an undergraduate student, law student, graduate student, or recent graduate (graduated no earlier than 2020) from a US college or university 
  • Self-identify as an individual with any type of disability
  • Individuals that are not US citizens are welcome to participate in this program if they 1) are a current student at or recent graduate of US college or university and 2) have the proper work authorization documents.

Click here to learn more and to apply!