Each year Scholar Laureates head out around the world, confident in the access our proven reputation affords our delegations. The result is a culturally-immersive experience that combines select career-focused site visits with unique cultural exchanges, topical lectures and discussions with host nation students and professors to foster in each participant a new sense of possibility and a renewed drive to succeed.
A national fellowship program that gives recent college graduates the opportunity to work in Washington D.C. for 6-9 months. The graduates are paid and are full-time junior staff members at their choice of a participating organization. Fellows are picked twice yearly.
Offered by the CDC-
The candidate will work on projects associated with developing and applying new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemical markers that are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases.
AmeriCorps participants receive education awards in exchange for services. This site includes program descriptions, lists of benefits, and examples of the work performed by AmeriCorps.
Teach For America recruits a diverse group of dedicated leaders who want to expand educational opportunities in low-income communities. Corps-member must commit to two-years of teaching and receive full salaries and health benefits. Questions can be directed to Campus Ambassador Chelsea Hughes.
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide unique funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to add an important international and language component to their educations. We focus on geographic areas, languages, and fields of study that are critical to U.S. national security, broadly defined, and underrepresented in study abroad.
The Fulbright Program is the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government and is designed to "increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries." With this goal as a starting point, the Fulbright Program has provided almost 310,000 participants—chosen for their academic merit and leadership potential - with the opportunity to study, teach and conduct research, exchange ideas and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.
The Duke Endowment fellowship is regularly seeking applicants who have demonstrated an interest in the nonprofit sector and exhibited leadership potential in their civic and/or professional life. Applicants for the Duke Endowment Fellowship must be a past or current resident of North or South Carolina or a recent graduate of a college or university in North or South Carolina.