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Do you know of students who are looking to:
- Engage in community service locally
- Build hands-on skills and knowledge in community health and wellness
- Join a learning community that reflects on community service, health and wellness
Students interested in contributing to the health and wellness of the local community should consider applying for the Superior Health Foundation Community Ambassadors in Health Scholarship.
Undergraduate scholarship recipients will receive $500 for the semester they participate in the program. Graduate scholarship recipients will receive $1,000.
Students will partner with a service-oriented organization, such as those that address health care, food security, mental health, obesity, health education or environmental health.
Residents of the Upper Peninsula are especially encouraged to apply and will be given priority consideration. Check out our site for more detailed information on eligibility and how to apply.
This scholarship opportunity is made possible through the generosity of the Superior Health Foundation, and all enrolled Michigan Tech students may apply.
The application deadline is Monday, April 15.
If you have any questions, contact Kari Henquinet.
On behalf of Farah Harb, Ford Fund Global Education Programs Analyst, we invite you to submit a proposal for the 2019 Ford College Community Challenge (C3), an innovative national challenge-grant initiative. As a member of the Ford Blue Oval Network, you understand the importance of community-enriching projects for individuals and students.
This grant is designed to work with colleges to catalyze student-led, neighborhood-building projects that address pressing local needs through the theme “Making Lives Better.” Ford will choose up to 10 outstanding proposals that will receive a $25,000 grant to implement their ideas.
How to Enter
- Visit the Ford C3 Contest Page
- Download the available proposal and budget templates
- Submit your proposal email@example.com no later than 5 p.m. EST, April 3, 2019
If you have any questions, please direct emails to fordscholarscampbellmarketing.services
GSG Academic Seminar
Peter Larsen, MTU’s Director of Research Development, will lead a workshop about the process of applying for external grants.
See registration link for room and time: https://mtu.libcal.com/event/5018079
Applications are being sought for KCP Future Faculty Fellowships, a program funded by the State of Michigan. Applications are due no later than 4pm on April 3, 2019 for funding starting in Summer 2019 or Fall 2019. KCP fellowships provide students up to $20,000 (MS students) or $35,000 (PhD students) to pursue their degrees. Funds may be used to support students (or faculty/staff) pursuing degrees at Michigan Tech. For Michigan Tech students, the Graduate School and nominating department must also contribute matching funds to help support the student.
The purpose of the King-Chávez-Parks Future Faculty Fellowship Program is to increase the pool of academically and economically disadvantaged candidates pursuing faculty teaching careers in postsecondary education.
Complete information about eligibility criteria and materials needed for an application is available on our web page.
Orders placed after February 24:
Masters Set $120.00 plus expedited shipping (plus tax)
PhD Set $140.00 plus expedited shipping (plus tax)
Orders placed after March 20th at 12:00pm are not guaranteed to arrive before the commencement ceremony.
U.S Department of Energy DOE Scholars Program at the Advanced Research Projects Agency–Energy (ARPA-E)
Now Accepting Applications
What is ARPA E?
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) is devoted exclusively to support research and development of high-potential, high-impact energy technologies that are too early for private-sector investment.
Why should I apply?
Being selected as a DOE Scholar at ARPA-E offers the following benefits:
- Stipends starting at $600 per week for undergraduates and $650 per week for graduate students and post graduates during the internship period
- Limited travel reimbursement to/from assigned location
- Direct exposure to and participation in projects and activities related to defining commercialization pathways for high-impact technology development programs
- Hands-on experience in experience in advancing the transition of cutting-edge energy technologies to market applications in a fast-paced environment
- Identification of career goals and opportunities
- Development of professional networks with leading scientists and subject matter experts
- Be a U.S. citizenship
- Have a Master’s or Ph.D degree or be pursuing a graduate level degree (preferably MBA or technical degree M.S./Ph.D. with a business focus)
Applicants should be prepared for deep immersion in a specific energy program area and must be comfortable and be able to complete tasks independently. Candidate must have strong written and oral communication abilities, as well as an interest in energy and energy technologies.
How to Apply
Applications and supporting materials must be submitted at:
For more information about the DOE Scholars Program: Visit https://orise.orau.gov/doescholars
Professional Development Workshop Sponsored by GSG, and the Graduate School
Dr. Puspalatha Murthy, Dean of the Graduate School will lead an interactive session on how to negotiate a job offer.
See registration link for room and time: https://mtu.libcal.com/event/5018144
Professional Development Workshop Sponsored by GSG, the Graduate School, and Career Services
Beth Williams from the Career Services will lead an interactive workshop on how to prepare for networking events. The presentation will be followed by a mocktails event where attendees will have a chance to practice their newly learned strategies with representatives from local industries and with MTU faculty and staff.
See registration link for room and time: https://mtu.libcal.com/event/5018296