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White House ‘HBCU All-Stars’ Program Recognizes High-achieving Students

At a time when higher education leaders worry that the general public knows far too little about the contributions historically Black colleges and universities (HBCU) and their graduates are making to U.S. society, the federal government office charged with HBCU … Continue reading

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2014 Fall Student Honors Program – Legal

 2014 Fall Student Honors Program – Legal U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Position Number: 14-SHPL-KT Locations: Los Angeles, CA; San Francisco, CA; Denver, CO; Washington, DC; Miami, FL; Atlanta, GA; Chicago, IL; Boston, MA; New York, NY; Philadelphia, PA; … Continue reading

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2014 Spring Student Honors Program, Security and Exchange Commission (SEC)

2014 Spring Student Honors Program Division of Economic and Risk Analysis   Position Number:         14-DERA-ER Location:                      Washington, DC Compensation: Volunteer Grade:                          SK-00 Overview: The mission of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is to protect investors, maintain … Continue reading

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Small Grant Program Available: Social Security Administration

 Disability Determination Process This program provides $10,000 grants to graduate-level students to conduct supervised independent research on improving the efficiency and reducing the complexity of the Social Security Administration’s disability determination process. Eligibility Applicants must be masters, doctoral, or post-doctoral-level graduate students … Continue reading

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75 Students from 62 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Named 2014 HBCU All-Stars

FOR RELEASE: Monday, February 10, 2014 75 Students from 62 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) Named 2014 HBCU All-Stars The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (WHIHBCU) today announced its first class of HBCU All-Stars, recognizing … Continue reading

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The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program

The Application deadline: Feb 28th and is open to seniors in high school, or rising college sophomores and juniors. Click here for information: http://www.outreach.usda.gov/education/1890/index.htm The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is a partnership between of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) … Continue reading

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Scholarship Opportunity for High School Seniors interested in the Energy Industry

 SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION AND GUIDELINES The American Association of Blacks in Energy is a professional organization of African Americans in the energy industry. Through its Scholarship Program, AABE seeks to help increase the number of African Americans, Hispanics and Native Americans … Continue reading

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Two Jarvis students work on NASA cancer research

A pair of Jarvis Christian College students are doing research that might change the way cancer is treated.  Ayla Diles, 22, of Longview and Cody Carrasquillo, 20, of San Antonio were selected as interns for the NASA Science and Technology Institute … Continue reading

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Paid Federal Internship Opportunities!!

TWC has internships available during the summer 2014 semester via the Federal Diversity Internship Initiative – and these internships will go fast! Specifically, positions are available with the United States’ Veterans Administration (VA), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Federal Deposit Insurance … Continue reading

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Call for Papers ‐ The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities

The 2014 Compendium of U.S. Government Sponsored Research and Programs at Historically Black Colleges and Universities Co-edited by:  Kimberley E. Freeman, Ph.D. & Ivory A. Toldson, Ph.D. Strategic partnerships between Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and the Federal Government … Continue reading

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